OBJECTIVES

At the end of the NCE programme provided in the School of Education, the Students should be able to perform the following skills (NCCE, 1986):

  • Discuss intelligently the main ideas that have affected the development and practice of education generally, and in Nigeria in particular;
  • Examine the main psychological and socio – economic factors that may help or hinder a child’s educational performance;
  • Discuss intelligently major issues affecting the teaching profession in Nigeria;
  • Identify major problems of Education in Nigeria;
  • Completely carry out, at least, a survey research on any educational problem in Nigeria.
  • Study learners appropriately as to determine the most effective ways of relating to them to ensure their maximum achievement.
  • Select and make effective use of appropriate instructional resources for maximum learner-achievement;
  • Broaden their intellectual perspective through the General Studies Programme.