Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)
BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (B.Ed) THROUGH ODL MODE
B.Ed. stands for an undergraduate academic course known as Bachelor of Education. It is a course offered for those who are interested in pursuing career in teaching and related fields. Bachelor of Education Course can also be pursued through Correspondence or Distance Learning which is generally of 1 Year duration. While students from Arts Stream are trained to teach subjects like History, Civics, Geography and Languages. The students from Science Stream are trained to teach Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The B.Ed. degree course is mandatory for teaching in higher primary schools and high schools. . The B.Ed. degree is mandatory for teaching in higher primary schools and high schools.
There is a shortage of about 1.2 million teachers at the primary and middle levels and about two lakh at secondary level (i.e. classes 9 and 10), according to official data, suggesting the huge demand for BEd and other teacher training courses. These shortages should be seen in the context of the Right to Education Act which lays down the teacher-pupil ratio of 1:30 and prescribes strict standards of recruitment of teachers. Educational administration & Consulting: Today, a B.Ed. degree can be matched to a variety of career options other than just school teaching, thanks to the fast changing economy. If you try, you may land a job at organisations that are engaged in educational administration, promotion, research, regulatory and consulting work
DURATION: 1 YEAR.
1. Trained in-service teachers in elementary education.
2. The school teachers with a Bachelor’s degree in Tamil/ English/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology/ History/ Geography/ Computer Science/ Economics/ Commerce/ Home Science/ Sociology
FEE: Registration Fee: INR 1,000 and Course Fee: INR 8,000 per annum