GRADUATE PROGRAMME FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

The Presbyterian University College, Ghana (PUCG), invites applications from qualified persons for admission into graduate programme in Education for the 2017/2018 Academic Year. This programme is accredited by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) and affiliated to the University of Cape Coast (UCC). This programme will be mounted at Akuapem and Kumasi Campuses.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES

The graduate programme on offer is M.Ed in Educational Studies

DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME

The M.Ed. in Educational Studies is for duration of two (2) semesters for applicants with Education background and three (3) semesters for applicants without Education background.

PROGRAMME MODULE

Weekend and Sandwich

 

SALES CENTRES

Application forms can be obtained @ GHȻ120.00 from the following locations:

  • All Campuses of the University: Okwahu, Tema, Akuapem, Asante Akyem and Kumasi
  • All Presbyterian Church of Ghana Presbytery Offices across the country
  • The Presbyterian Church of Ghana Head Office, Church House, Osu-Kuku Hill, Accra

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must have a first degree (at least 2nd Class Lower) from a recognised university or equivalent institution.

PLEASE NOTE: A selection interview would be conducted for applicants with Third Class.

SPECIAL ORIENTATION

All successful applicants will be invited to a special orientation to be held at their selected study Campuses. Applicants will be briefed on the mode of delivery and other requirements they will need for completion of the programme within the stipulated period.

FEES

1st Semester                             GHȻ2,875.00

2nd Semester                            GHȻ2,875.00

3rd Semester                             GHȻ2,175.00

 

 

Course Content for Master of  Education in Educational Studies

Applicants with BEd. or PGDE


FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CREDITS
MESP 701: Principles and Methods of Teaching 3
PUCM 703:  Research Methods 3
MESP 705: Guidance and Counseling in Schools 3
MESP 707: Course/Learning Management Systems 3
MESP 709: Leading and Emerging Educational Technologies 3
MESP 711: School Reform and Effectiveness 3
TOTAL 18

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CREDITS
MESP 702: Development and Management of Education in Ghana 3
MESP 706: Teaching and Learning across the Curriculum (Various Subjects) 3
PUCM 712: Dissertation 6
Two Electives from the following:
MESP 708a: Educational Measurement and Evaluation 3
MESP708b: Educational Leadership and Policy 3
MESP 708c: Administration of Technology in Education and Training 3
TOTAL 18

 

 Applicants without BEd. or PGDE


FIRST SEMESTER

 

COURSE CREDITS
MESP 701: Principles and Methods of Teaching 3
PUCM 703:  Research Methods 3
MESP 705: Guidance and Counseling in Schools 3
MESP 707: Course and Learning Management Systems (Elective) 3
MESP 711: School Reform and Effectiveness 3
MESP 713: Micro-Teaching (Various Subjects) 1
MESP 715: Educational Field Experience in Teaching (Various Subjects) 2
TOTAL 18

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CREDITS
MESP 702: Development and Management of Education in Ghana 3
MESP 706: Teaching and Learning across the Curriculum (Various Subjects) 3
MESP 710: Further Educational Field Experience in Teaching (Various Subjects) 3
 PUCM 712: Dissertation (continue to Third Semester) 6
Two Electives from the following:
MESP 708a: Educational Measurement and Evaluation 3
MESP708b:  Educational Leadership and Policy 3
MESP 708c: Administration of Technology in Education and Training 3
TOTAL 18

 

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CREDITS
MESP 709: Leading and Emerging Educational Technologies 3
MESP 717: Human Development and Learning 3
MESP 719: Foundations of Education 3
 PUCM 712: Dissertation (continue to Third Semester) 6
TOTAL 15

 

CLOSING DATE

Closing date for application for  Weekend and  Sandwich is June, 2017 . The completed application forms should be addressed to

The Registrar

Presbyterian University College, Ghana

P. O. Box 59

Abetifi Kwahu

 

CONTACT NUMBERS

For further information please contact us on the under listed numbers:

+233 20 2277204, +233 202277210, +233 202277213

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