CURRICULUM REVIEW WORKSHOP 26TH TO 29TH JANUARY 2016 AT Central Catering Unit, UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, (CCU)
Type: 
Workshops/Training
Start Date: 
Mon, 2016-01-25 17:00 - Fri, 2016-01-29 17:00

The Department of Educational Administration & Planning is a teaching department of the School of Education in the College of Education & External Studies of the University of Nairobi. The department has graduate programmes that are taught to educational personnel of various cadres, serving at different levels of Ministry of Education and other sectors in the country, The programmes are designed to train people in the areas of Educational Administration, Educational Planning, Economics of Education, Curriculum Studies, Corporate Governance and Education in Emergencies.

 

OBJECTIVES OF THE WORKSHOP

The objectives of the workshop are, to:

  1. Familiarize staff with the University of Nairobi’s Strategic Plan with a view to streamlining departmental operations:
  2. Adapt the programmmes to the changing nature of the labour market in order for the curriculum to remain relevant and market oriented in line with student and societal needs of the 21st century.
  3. Develop programmes that are comprehensive  in line with globalization and international trends to meet the needs of the growing numbers of international students enrolled in these programmes.
  4. Align the programs to Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs) for national and regional development.
  5. Take stock of the research activities of the department and develop strategies for improving them.
  6. Propose the  way forward in  the development of new programmes, partnerships and linkages, for collaborative development in education.