Courses Offered

M.Ed., - MASTER OF EDUCATION

The course of study shall be for duration of two academic years under non-semester system. A pass in M.Ed., with not less than 50% marks (rounding off of marks to the next higher integer is not permitted) in Theory and Practical, separately, is the eligibility criterion for admission.

Course Content

The program consists of part consists as follows both theory and practical components. The theory part consists as follows:


M.Ed., FIRST YEAR

M.Ed.,First Year Curriculum Framework
Theory Components
Course Code Name of the Course Internal Mark External Mark Total Mark
PERSPECTIVE COURSES
FMPA Historical and Political Economy of Education in India 30 70 100
FMPB Advanced Educational Psychology 30 70 100
FMPC Curriculum Design and Development 30 70 100
TOOL COURSE
FMTC Basics in Educational Research3070100
TEACHER EDUCATION COURSE
FMTE Teacher Education in India: Elementary Level 30 70 100
SPECIALISATION: CORE COURSE
FMSC Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment at Elementary Level 30 70 100
SPECIALISATION: THEMATIC COURSE (Any One)
FMSA Planning and Administration of Elementary Education 30 70 100
FMSB Early Childhood Care and Education
Subtotal 210 490 700


M.Ed., SECOND YEAR

Curriculum Framework
Theory Components
Course Code Name of the Course Internal Mark External Mark Total Mark
PERSPECTIVE COURSES
SMPA Philosophical and Sociological Perspectives in Education 30 70 100
SMPB Advanced Techniques of Instruction 30 70 100
TOOL COURSE
SMTC Advanced Educational Research and Statistics3070100
TEACHER EDUCATION COURSE
SMTE Teacher Education in India: Secondary Level 30 70 100
SPECIALISATION: CORE COURSE
SMSC Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment at Secondary Level 30 70 100
SPECIALISATION: THEMATIC COURSE (Any One)
SMSA Planning and Administration of Secondary Education 30 70 100
SMSB Trends in Indian Higher Education
Subtotal 180 420 600


(c) Dissertation

   >   The dissertation report should not exceed 120 pagess
   >   The dissertation must be submitted within 10 days after the last date of theory examination conducts by the University
   >   The dissertation should be typed in English / Tamil
   >   The candidate should face Viva – Voce examination which will be conducted by external examiners.

PASSING CRITERIA

85% attendance is compulsory for submission of application to appear in the University Examinations. The M.Ed., candidate must secure not less than 50% marks in each paper to pass the examination.