Summer Master of Education in Garment Technology
· Is a two year study program
· Covers 120 ECTS Credit Points (CP)
The candidates who have successfully completed undergraduate B.Ed. program in Garment Technology, TVET BSc in Garment Engineering and BSc in Garment Engineering from the accredited Universities or equivalent will be eligible to apply for admission to the M.Ed in garment technology.
There is a need to improve the qualifications of the TVET teachers holding BEd degree to enhance the quality of teaching and learning process. There is no university offering graduate programe where these BEd first degree holders are eligible to get admitted in textile and garment fields. With almost no chance to upgrade their qualification, most of them are remaining with first degree for many years, which is considerably affecting the quality of teaching and learning process in the country. This newly designed M.Ed Programme definitely addresses such problem.
After the successful completion of Master of Education in Garment Technology, the graduates will be in a position to
· Take up a teaching post in TVET colleges, and in higher educational institutions.
· Take up a research projects of higher order.
· Serve as independent consultant.
· Get promotion in their respective jobs that are being held
· Pursue PhD degree.
Duration of Study
The program spans over 4 summers and 3 bega/distances courses semesters in a period of 24 months (2 years).
In addition to the requirements of Bahir Dar University, a candidate of the MEd degree is expected to successfully complete 120 credit hours of course work with CGPA equal or above 3.0, industrial training, graduate seminar and a thesis.