General courses

Below are the courses offered across all the levels

Course Codes

Course Title

Credit Units

Compulsory Courses

EDU 1201

Psychology of Education I

2

EDU 1202

Sociology of Education

2

EDU 1203

History of Education

2

EDU 1204

Philosophy of Education

2

EDU 1205

Curriculum Studies I

2

Elective Courses

EDU 1206

Teachers and Society

2

EDU 1207

Population Education

2

EDU 1208

Introduction to Economics Education

2

Geography Courses

GEO 1201

Introductory Human Geography (Core)

2

GEO 1202

Introductory Physical Geography

2

GEO 1305

Map Analysis (Core)

3

GEO 1204

Geographical Regions of the World

2

GEO 1306

Elements of Land Survey (Core)

3

GEO 1307

Field Studies

3

GSP Course

GSP 1401

Study Skills

4

Total Credits Required

34

Level 200 Courses
Students are required to register and pass 10 credits in Education courses, 10 credits in Geography courses, 8 credits in either Sociology or Political Science and 6 credits in GSP for UTME students and 10 credits in GSP for DE students

Course Codes

Course Title

Credit Units

Compulsory Courses

EDU 2201

Psychology of Education II

2

EDU 2202

Curriculum Studies II

2

EDU 2203

Research Methods

2

EDU 2204

Educational Statistics

2

EDU 2205

Media and Methods

2

Elective Courses

EDU 2200

Drugs Education

2

EDU 2207

Population Education

2

EDU 2209

Sociological Theories and Education

2

EDU 2210

Social Philosophers

2

EDU 2211

History of Education

2

EDU 2212

Islamic Education

2

EDU 2213

Peace Education

2

Geography Courses

GEO 2201

The Kano Region

2

GEO 2202

Tropical Physical Geography

2

GEO 2203

Population Geography

2

GEO 2305

Statistics for Geographers

3

GEO 2204

The Spatial Organisation of Societies

2

GEO 2306

Intro. Cartography & Statistical Mapping

3

GSP Courses

GSP 2201

Foundations of Nigerian Culture

2

GSP 2203

Science, Technology and Society

2

GSP 2222

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

2

GSP 2401

Use of English

4

Total Credits

38/34

Level 300 Courses
Students are required to register and pass EEP 3201, 16 credits in Education courses and 15 or 16 credits in Geography courses

Course Codes

Course Title

Credit Units

Entrepreneurship Course

EEP 3201

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

2

Compulsory Courses

EDU 3201

Psychology of Education III

2

EDU 3202

Curriculum Studies III

2

EDU 3203

Educational Technology

2

EDU 3204

Tests and Measurement

2

EDU 3205

Introduction to Educ. Admin & Planning

2

EDU 3206

Introd. to Guidance and Counselling

2

EDU 3207

Introduction to Special Education

2

EDU 3212

Geography Methods

2

Elective Courses

EDU 3220

Environmental Education

2

EDU 3221

Introduction to Islamic Psychology

2

EDU 3223

Education Finances in Nig.

2

Geography Courses

GEO 3301

Field Course

3

GEO 3302

Principles of Computer Cartography

3

GEO 3204

Theory and Geography

2

GEO 3206

Economic Geography

2

GEO 3207

Ecological Hazards

2

GEO 3208

Settlement Geography

2

GEO 3209

Geomorphology

2

GEO 3210

Climatology

2

GEO 3211

Soil and Vegetation Ecology

2

Total Credits

33/34

Level 400
Students are required to register and pass EEP 4201, 16 credits in Education courses and 15 or 16 credits in Geography courses

Course Codes

Course Title

Credit Units

Entrepreneurship Course

EEP 4201

Business Creation & Growth

2

Compulsory Courses

EDU 4601

Teaching Practice/Micro Teaching

6

EDU 4411

Research Project

4

EDU 4205

Advanced Research Method

2

Specialization Courses

EDU 4201

Educational Admin and Planning

2

EDU 4202

Guidance and Counselling

2

EDU 4203

Social Theories and Education

2

EDU 4204

Teachers and Society

2

EDU 4206

Advanced Curriculum Studies

2

EDU 4213

Behaviour Management

2

EDU 4216

Islamic Ideas and Institutions

2

EDU 4217

State Education in Nigeria

2

EDU 4219

Women Education

2

Geography Courses

GEO 4301

Systematic Geography of Nigeria

3

GEO 4302

Geography of African Development

3

GEO 4303

Environment and Development

3

GEO 4311

Agricultural Geography

3

GEO 4312

Population, Resources and Mobility

3

GEO 4313

Urban Geography

3

GEO 4314

Rural Geography

3

GEO 4321

Tropical Climatology

3

GEP 4322

Tropical Geomorphology

3

GEO 4324

Biogeography

3

Total Credits

35

NOTE: Students must register at least 4 credits from specialization courses