Courses Catalogue

Educational Administration And Management

COURSE CODE: EDF3101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

Introduction to management (9 hours)

  • Definition, meaning
  • scope and concept of management
  •  Administration and education administration in general.
  • Functions of education administration.
  • Concept of systems and organizations in general

Principles and theories of education administration (6 hours)

importance of theories

Leadership (6 hours)

Leadership styles

theories and factors affecting leadership

  •   Power and authority, sources

Systems of education in Uganda (6 hours)

Methods of administering education in Uganda (9hours)

  • advantages and disadvantages

Different roles of administrators in schools (9 hours)

  •   Goals, aims and objectives of education systems

Teaching and Learning Methods

  1. Expository Lectures
  2. Reading assignments
  3. Discussion
  4. Field trips
  5. Guided Discovery

Students’ Learning Activities

  1. Group Work
  2. Presentations
  3. Assignments