The Faculty of Educational Sciences and Teachers’ Training provides its students with practical and theoretical courses that link academic and social aspects together.
The faculty aims at preparing competent teachers who are able to employ modern teaching methods that link theory with practice.
The faculty employs active learning strategies including:
- Community-Based Learning (CBL)
- Collaborative learning within groups
- Project-Based Learning
- Moodle System
- Technical and interactive methods
- Case-Based Learning and hosting education experts
- Practicum and training courses
- Scientific field trips and extracurricular and classroom activities
Design and Production of Teaching Aids Course
The Teaching Aid Design Course aims at providing students with the required competencies which allow them to learn more about learning difficulties at different levels. It offers students the opportunity to adopt, adapt and create teaching aids that can be used as a supplement to educational materials.
Inclusive Education Course
The Inclusive Education Course is designed to prepare competent teachers who are able to teach students with disabilities and integrate them in mainstream classrooms so that all students can learn and participate at one level.
Civic Education Course
The faculty adopts a community based learning approach in the teaching process which aims at linking university courses with surrounding local community. Therefore, it offers many opportunities for students to be involved in various social services in the civil society institutions to bring depth to students’ learning experience in voluntary work and dealing with people with special needs.
Learning Difficulties Course
The Learning Difficulties Course aims at enriching students’ learning experiences in dealing with cases of learning disabilities under special education supervision in one of the Palestinian schools or associations.
Drifters and Outdoor Life
The drifters and outdoor life course aims at promoting students’ self-reliance and developing their camping skills through introducing them to the outdoor life.
Physical Therapy Exercises and Massage
This course aims at introducing students to physical therapy and massage techniques and types, sports injury rehabilitation as well as compensatory exercises. The course also aims at enriching students learning experiences in dealing with injury cases in sports teams or during practicing sports activities at schools.
This course includes sports injuries’ prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation. It introduces students to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) first-aid measures and the common physiotherapy treatment techniques for different sports injuries.
Leisure and Recreation
This course aims at enriching students’ learning experience and knowledge about leisure and recreation activities, goals and characteristics. It also familiarizes them to the different methods of designing, planning and organizing recreational programmes for different academic levels.
This course aims at introducing the students to the use of mini games in various sports activities, their types and importance. Through the course, the students learn how to deal with different educational or learning situations in physical education classes.