Welcome to DUCE Faculty of Education

Welcome Note

The dean Faculty of Education, Dr. Consolata Chua has a pleasure to welcome you to the faculty. The Faculty of Education is part of the three faculties constituting the Dar es Salaam University of College Education (DUCE). Founded in September 2005, DUCE is a constituent college of the University of Dar es Salaam established to train graduate teachers for secondary schools and teachers’ colleges. The Faculty of Education at DUCE envisions becoming a leading centre for education studies and a gateway to the teaching profession in the region and beyond.

The Faculty operates through two departments: the Department of Educational Psychology and  Curriculum Studies and the Department of Educational Foundations, Management and Lifelong Learning. The Faculty management consists of the Dean, the Associate Dean, and the Heads of the two Departments.

The Faculty is a home to a vast of resources both human and non-human. You will meet academicians  with notable experiences in teaching, consultancy and research in different fields of education such as educational management, school administration,  psychology, foundations, curriculum studies, science education and special education

 

Welcome to the Faculty of Education

The Faculty of Education is part of the three faculties constituting the Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE). Founded in September 2005, DUCE is a constituent college of the University of Dar es Salaam established to train graduate teachers for secondary schools and teachers’ colleges. The Faculty of Education at DUCE envisions becoming a leading center for education studies and a gateway to the teaching profession in the region and beyond.

The Faculty operates through two departments: the Department of Educational Psychology and  Curriculum Studies and the Department of Educational Foundations, Management and Lifelong Learning. The Faculty management consists of the Dean, the Associate Dean, and the Heads of the two Departments.

The Faculty of Education currently offers two undergraduate degree programmes in education, namely the Bachelor of Education in Arts (B. Ed. Arts) and Bachelor of Education in Science (B. Ed. Science). The Faculty also offers educational foundations and pedagogical courses to students taking B. Sc. Ed and B.A. Ed. Programmes, which are offered by the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences respectively. The Faculty of Education, therefore, provides training in the teaching profession for all education students at DUCE.
The Faculty also offers a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) and is in the process of developing more postgraduate programmes, including a master’s degree in education.
Our students are developed to become highly competent professional graduate teachers, with a wider outlook on the teaching profession. Equipped with critical thinking and transferable generic skills, our graduates are the preferred choice for a diverse section of employers within and beyond the teaching industry.