Bachelor of Education in Secondary Education (B.Ed.)

General

Program Description

The Bachelor of Education in Secondary Education is offered by the College of Education in response to the current educational needs. No institution in Qatar other than Qatar University currently provides an undergraduate degree in secondary education.

The program aims to help students gaining the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary for secondary school teachers, implementing student-centered, standards-based pedagogy at the secondary level. Participate in the ongoing progress of teaching and learning. Contribute to ongoing educational research in Qatar by teaching and modeling inquiry methodologies and data-informed instruction.

The Program for Males and Females and is at the heart of Qatar vision 2030.

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Admission

Admission requirements vary based on the application type (new, transfer, visiting, or non-degree applicants). Please contact us for further information about admission requirements.

Vision

The Bachelor of Education degree in Secondary Education is designed to meet national professional standards and international teacher accreditation standards in order to prepare the highest quality secondary school teachers (G 7-12) for the State of Qatar. Graduates from this program will be equipped with both the content and the pedagogical knowledge and skills necessary to implement the college’s conceptual framework by shaping future generations of secondary school students.

Mission

The mission of the B.Ed. Program in Secondary Education is to prepare prospective teachers to be reflective practitioners, with excellence in pedagogy and expertise in the field of concentration by equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary for high-quality teaching and learning. Through a motivating, interactive, and research-based learning environment that blends theory, reflective practice, and technology, the program seeks to create distinguished decision-makers and ethical facilitators of teaching and learning who actively seek out opportunities to grow professionally.

Objectives

The B.Ed. Program in Secondary Education aims at helping the students to:

  • Gain the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary for secondary school teachers.
  • Implement student-centered, standards-based pedagogy at the secondary level.
  • Participate in the ongoing progress of teaching and learning.
  • Contribute to ongoing educational research in Qatar by teaching and modeling inquiry methodologies and data-informed instruction.

Career Development Center

The Career Development Center provides counseling, training, and professional development services and helps to prepare students to engage and compete for the best career opportunities. It specializes in providing QU students with student employment during their study at QU. Additionally; the Center assists students with sponsorship, internship, and full-time job opportunities and provides numerous career-related resources, programs, and activities.

The Career Development Center at Qatar University shall be the benchmark of Career Services in the region and generate the future leaders of the Qatar National Vision 2030 by helping our students and alumni realize their career dreams.

Last updated Nov 2020

About the School

QU is committed to providing high-quality education in areas of national priority. Underpinning this commitment is the goal to align its colleges, programs, and courses with established international ... Read More

QU is committed to providing high-quality education in areas of national priority. Underpinning this commitment is the goal to align its colleges, programs, and courses with established international standards and best practices. As a result, QU has been successful in its accreditation initiatives, earning the endorsement of numerous leading international accrediting bodies. Read less