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Teacher Education

MASTER OF ARTS IN TEACHER EDUCATION 

( M.ED. SUMMER AND ON-LINE PROGRAMME

 

Programme Overview

The programme is structured to allow participants to design instruments that satisfy the technical requirements of educational and psychological measurement; conduct data analysis and prepare relevant reports on the quality of educational and psychological tests; advise on various types of tests, items and questions that are appropriate for the intended purpose; apply the skills of educational and psychological measurement to monitor development and change in the education sector; design and conduct research in the field of educational and psychological measurement and prepare relevant reports to guide decision making or to add to the understanding of educational phenomena.

 

Admission Requirements

•Bachelor’s degree (At least lower second class honours -  or equivalent)

OR

have a Diploma or Certificate from an approved university which is deemed  to be equivalent to a  first degree as in 1

•Diploma in Education

 

Programme Structure

Part Time:

•Two Years: Requires thirty-six (36) credits which are then broken down to three (3) credits per taught course and nine (9) credits for the research project.

 

Careers after Graduation

Students who have successfully completed the M.Ed. Summer and Online Educational Administration programme are qualified to:

 

•Teach at all levels of the education system

•Pursue MPhil/PHD studies in Education

•Work as Education Officers with the Ministry of Education

•Work as Training Specialists in Corporate Jamaica

•Work as School Administrators

•Work as Curriculum Developers 

 

Department Contact Information

Programme Coordinator: Dr. Carol Hordatt-Gentles / Dr. Mairette Newman

The School of Education 

Faculty of Humanities and Education 

UWI, Mona, Kingston 7 

Telephone: (876) -935-8471, 935-8500-2

Email: soe@uwimona.edu.jm

 

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