Courses Catalogue

Legal Aspects Of Education Administration

COURSE CODE: EDU 7208
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education Management and Administration, M.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

Course Description

This course introduces students to legal framework and issues as well as administration of human and material resources in the education industry.

Course Objective

The objective of the course is to inculcate in the student a sense of legal consciousness in executing the duties of an administrator in an educational institution.

Course Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course unit students should demonstrate ability to:

·         Explain the sources of law and types of law

·         Discuss the legal rights, obligations and duties of parents

·         Discuss the fundamental right and education

·         Explain some legal concepts

·         Explain legal basis for students rights and discipline