Faculty of Education Management

Programs / Courses

Masters of Educational Leadership and Management (level 09)

Duration: 1 Year 

Modules:

  • Leaders and Leadership in Educational Contexts
  • Organizational Development Theories
  • Knowledge Management for Organisational Learning
  • Financial Management
  • Leadership and Management in Education
  • Education Governance
  • Leading Change in the Digital Age
  • Dissertation

Entry Level (General):

  •  A related Bachelor‟s Degree
  •  A related Graduate Diploma at Level 8

Entry Criteria (Alternative) :

  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 5 qualification, and 7 years of relevant experience (of which 3.5 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 5 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.
    OR
  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 6 qualification, and 6 years of relevant experience (of which 3 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 6 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.

Associate Degree in Teaching (Primary & Middle School) (level 06)

Duration: 2 Year

Modules:

  • Language Arts
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Educational Assessment
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Mathematics Education
  • Managing the Learning Environment
  • ICT in Education

Entry Level (General):

  • Successful completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative) :

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (level 07) (3 Years)

Duration: 3 Year

Modules:

Year 1 :

  • English for Written Communication
  • Dhivehi
  • Development of Young Children
  • Special Education
  • Practicum
  • Curriculum Development
  • Islamic  Education
  • Mathematics
  • Cognitive Development
  • Development of Manipulative Skills
  • English for Oral Communication
  • Social  and Moral Development
  • Health and Physical Education

Year 2 :

  • Principles of Preschool Education
  • Child Growth and Development
  • Classroom Management
  • Teaching Gifted and Talented Students
  • Curriculum
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Practicum
  • Information Communication Technology
  • Academic Writing
  • Teaching Language
  • Mathematics
  • Socio-Cultural Perspectives
  • Health and Physical Education

Year 3 :

  • Leadership in  Education
  • Financial Planning
  • Special Education
  • Practicum
  • Research Methods
  • Educational Law
  • Statistical Concepts in Research
  • Dissertation

 

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA  approved University Preparation Program

Bachelor of Teaching ( Primary & Middle School) (level 07)

Duration: 3 Year

Modules

Year 1 :

  • Literacy and Teaching English
  • Science Education
  • Introduction to Curriculum Studies
  • Classroom Management
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Teaching of Mathematics
  • Instructional Psychology
  • Social and Environmental Education

Year 2 :

  • Language Arts
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Educational Assessment
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Mathematics Education
  • Managing the Learning Environment
  • ICT in Education

Year 3 :

  • Civic and Moral Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Introduction to Guidance and Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Essentials of Language Teaching
  • Educational Law
  • Research 1
  • Research 2
  • Dissertation

 

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA  approved University Preparation Program

 

 

Diploma in Teaching (Primary & Middle School) (level 05)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules:

  • Literacy and Teaching English
  • Science Education
  • Introduction to Curriculum Studies
  • Classroom Management –
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Teaching of Mathematics
  • Instructional Psychology
  • Social and Environmental Education

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education (level 03)

Duration: 6 Months

Modules:

  • Language and Literacy
  • Child Psychology
  • Practicum
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Music and Movement
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Mathematics

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Completion of Basic Education
  • Attainment of a Level 2 qualification

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 18 years of age
  • Ability to communicate in the language of instruction
 

Master of Teaching (Primary) (Level 09)

Duration: 1 Year 

Modules

  • Special and Inclusive Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Curriculum and Instruction in Primary Education
  • Teaching and Pedagogical Perspectives
  • Ethics and Moral Education
  • Research methods in education
  • Dissertation
  • Practicum

 

Entry Level (General):

  •  A related Bachelor‟s Degree
  •  A related Graduate Diploma at Level 8

Entry Criteria (Alternative) :

  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 5 qualification, and 7 years of relevant experience (of which 3.5 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 5 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.
    OR
  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 6 qualification, and 6 years of relevant experience (of which 3 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 6 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) (Level 09)

Duration: 1 Year 

Modules

  • Special and Inclusive Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Curriculum and Instruction in Secondary Education
  • Teaching and Pedagogical Perspectives
  • Ethics and Moral Education
  • Research methods in education
  • Dissertation
  • Practicum
Entry Level (General):

  •  A related Bachelor‟s Degree
  •  A related Graduate Diploma at Level 8

Entry Criteria (Alternative) :

  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 5 qualification, and 7 years of relevant experience (of which 3.5 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 5 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.
    OR
  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 6 qualification, and 6 years of relevant experience (of which 3 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 6 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.

 

Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education (level 06)

Duration: 2 Year

Modules

  • Principles of Preschool Education
  • Child Growth and Development
  • Classroom Management
  • Teaching Gifted and Talented Students
  • Curriculum
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Practicum
  • Information Communication  Technology
  • Academic Writing
  • Teaching Language
  • Mathematics
  • Socio-Cultural Perspectives
  • Health and Physical Education

Entry Level (General):

  • Successful completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative) :

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Diploma in Early Childhood Education (level 05)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules:

  • English for Written Communication
  • Dhivehi
  • Development of Young Children
  • Special Education
  • Practicum
  • Curriculum Development
  • Islamic  Education
  • Mathematics
  • Cognitive Development
  • Development of Manipulative Skills
  • English for Oral Communication
  • Social  and Moral Development
  • Health and Physical Education

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Diploma in Educational Management (level 05)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules

  • English for Academic Purpose
  • Educational Psychology
  • Theories and Concepts in Educational Management
  • Educational Leadership
  • Maldivian Legal Context and Laws for Educational Administrators
  • Supervision and Instructional Leadership
  • Educational Administration and Organization
  • Human Resource Management in Education

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful Completion of Higher Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 20 years old, completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
    OR
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of relevant work experience, and successful completion of an MQA approved University Preparation Program
 

Certificate IV in Early Childhood Education (level 04)

Duration: 1 Year

Modules:

  • Health, Nutrition and safety
  • Music and Movement
  • Language and Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Islamic Education
  • Child Psychology
  • Dhivehi
  • Methods and Management of teaching and learning
  • Social and Moral development of young children
  • Special education
  • Practicum
  • Practical art and creative work

Entry Criteria (General)

  • Successful completion of Lower Secondary Education
    OR
  • Attainment of a Level 3 qualification in a related field

Entry Criteria (Alternative)

  • 18 years old and 1 year work experience
  • Ability to communicate in the language of instruction