The Faculty of Education was established in 2000 as a department of the Faculty of Arts and moved to its headquarters in Ba'ja in 2001, about thirty kilometers south of its headquarters, the University of Al-Nilain. The College started the distance learning department and then the Department of Physical Education and Drama was established in 2003. In addition, Then the department froze the department to open again by accepting the second installment in 2014 and also authorized the establishment of the Department of Art Education at the College. The total number of students in the college is () admission rate (), annual graduation rate () and ((master's) rate)
Building a knowledge society that achieves sustainable development, well-being and values using ()
Providing high quality educational programs and carrying out scientific researches that are up to date and distinct and capable of providing the society with the knowledge and training frameworks and preparing graduates with high professional competence for the public and private sectors in the fields of. And contribute to the enlightenment of society () through cultural and social activities and the development of awareness to preserve the environment and values.
In addition to the goals of the university as a larger vessel, the college aims to:
Qualifying competent professional frameworks (in the field).
Access to scientific and technical knowledge in the field.
Produce outstanding scientific research and processions globally and committed to the priorities and needs of the community.
Disseminate knowledge (in the field) in the community and interact with environmental and value requirements.
Linking the college with local, regional and global counterparts in the field
1- Developing curricula at undergraduate, higher diploma and master's levels by holding specialized workshops to keep abreast of the latest developments in the field of educational technology in order to meet the general education needs in terms of qualified teachers, both educationally and academically.
2- To increase the number of candidates for admission to the Faculty at Departments of Physical Education and Drama after the availability of different study aids.
3 – Working on accepting students in the Department of Art Education after the provision of educational aids.
4 - Establishment of a center to develop the professional performance of Faculty staff members.
5 - Establishment of a center for drama research and studies.
6 - Establishment of a center for research on physical education.
7 - Development of the Departments of drama and sports education to include new sections and disciplines.
Second, in the field of infrastructure:
1 - Construction of the Faculty multi-storey building to meet the needs in terms of classrooms, the library and offices for faculty staff members.
2 - Stablishing squires for sports and theatrical activities nineteen acres of which have already been approved for this purpose.
3 - Creating a learning environment and equipping existing classrooms and providing all the academic consultations that enable the success of the educational process in Faculty.
Third: New disciplines in the Faculty:
The Faculty 's development plan includes the provision of new disciplines as follows:
- Arabic Language + Drama
- English + Drama
- Engineering Sciences
- Mathematics + Computer
- Physical Education + Health Sciences
- Special education and pre-school education
- Art Education (Fine Arts)
IV. Proposed new sections:
1 - Department of Mathematics, Computer and Engineering Sciences (each of these disciplines can be a separate department).
2- Languages Department.
Fifth: Approved departments not operationalized yet:
The Faculty's urgent development plan includes the operationalization of these departments, which have been approved years ago:
1- Department of Curriculum and Teaching Methods
2 - Department of Education Principles
3 - Department of Educational Psychology
4- Department of Educational Technology
5 - Department of Management and Educational Planning
6- Department of Special Education and Pre-School Education
7 - Department of Art Education (Fine Arts).
Implementation of the plan:
1 - starting the construction of the Faculty building.
2 - Holding a workshop for the development of curricula at the levels of bachelor's and higher diploma and masters.
3 - Equipment of classrooms and the completion of study aids.
4 - Establishment of a center to develop the professional performance of faculty staff members.
5 - Operationalization of approved departments and the appointment of heads of these departments.
7 - Increasing the number of candidates for admission to the departments of physical education and drama.
8- Developing distance learning programs and starting admission to the distance learning department.
1 - Construction of the Faculty building.
2. Establishment of a research center for the physical education.
3 - Establishment of a research center for the drama studies.
4 - Development of the departments of drama and sports education to include new departments and disciplines.
5 - Introducing new disciplines proposed in the programs of the Faculty.
The Faculty aims to utilise available expertise to contribute towards the development of human resources that meet the needs and challenges of school education in South Africa. The main thrust of the teaching and research in the Faculty focuses on the production of high quality teachers, curriculum developers, educational planners, administrators and researchers.
Our Faculty offers a caring and stimulating environment for learning, teaching and research, and a firm commitment to community engagement and connectedness. If you explore our website, you can learn more about our programmes, our research and our community engagement. Whether you are a current or prospective student, a fellow academic, a potential collaborator, one of our alumni, or an interested member of the public, I hope you will find our website informative. If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.