Bachelor of Arts in Education (B.eD) - Africa International University | Educartis

4 years
On Campus


Course Overview

This four-year Bachelor Programme is intended to equip learners with the competencies to handle teaching and manage learning of their speciality (ECD, Primary or Secondary Education) in the Arts subjects, namely Mathematics, Geography, History, Social Studies, Business, Literature, English, Kiswahili, Christian Religious Education, and Information and Communication Technology (ICT). Through a combination of theoretical learning and practical work, participants will gain the capacity to understand and critique broader issues and policies that inform and affect education research, planning, and implementation in various contexts, with the view of transforming these according to the missional agenda of God. 

Teaching can be a challenging profession, but there are numerous benefits to this career. Whether you feel a calling to impact the lives of students, or are drawn to the profession for the ability to make a difference in the eduction system at large, this field will allow you to make a significant contribution and positive impact on the community you live in. There is also a high degree of  mobility in this sector and teachers can go on to become administrators, guidance counsellors, or social workers. If this sounds like the right choice for you, this course will prepare you with the right skills, mind-set, and knowledge you need to thrive in this field. 

Upon completion, students will receive a Bachelor of Arts in Education. 
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Successful graduations of this programme will be able to: 

  • Effectively teach arts based subjects and primary or secondary levels. 
  • Conduct research on art-based educational issues. 
  • Develop instructional materials for arts-based subjects. 
  • Utilise arts subjects teaching methodologies to adapt to the changing education environment and demands. 
  • Provide guidance and advisory services in career paths in arts-related fields. 

Certification obtained

Bachelor of Arts in Education

What jobs will I qualify for?

This programme will allow learners to pursue careers such as: 

  • Education Adminstrator 
  • Primary/Secondary School Teacher 
  • Community Education Officer 
  • Youth Worker 

Student Testimonial

"This is the best university in Africa. I recommend this University to anyone who value academics and integrity." Koimur Nicholas  
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On Campus, 4 years, January 2020


On Campus, 4 years, January 2020


On Campus, 2 years, January 2020


On Campus, 2 years, January 2020


Online and On Campus, 2 years, January 2020

When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students must have either: 

  • KCSE C+ or above 
  • A relevant diploma from an institution recognised by the University Senate

How do I apply?

To apply for this programme, students must provide: 

  • A complete application form, along with a non-refundable application fee of 1500 KES. 
  • 2 recent passport photographs with their full name written on the reverse side of the pictures. 
  • Copies of secondary and post-secondary certificates and transcripts, including leaving certificates. 
  • A copy of National ID Card/Birth Certificate/Passport Bio-Data Page

Payment options

The fee for this course is 43,525 KES per semester.

At AIU, we make it easier for you to settle your fees by offering the following methods of payment:

  • Payments can be made by banker's cheque, payable to Africa International University. Please note that the university DOES NOT accept personal cheques. 
  • The university WILL NOT accept any case payments. Cash should be deposited in one of our bank accounts and the banking slip presented for issuance of a University receipt to the finance office. Kindly ensure the correct capturing of your name and registration number on the banking slip. 

Detailed course information

This programme is taken on campus at Africa International University. The course outline is as follows:

Year 1 
  • Bible Interpretation & Study Methods
  • Library Science and Information Competence
  • Teaching Subject I
  • History of Education
  • Essentials of ICT
  • Teaching Subject 2
  • General Teaching Methods
  • College English & Writing
  • Foundations of Life
  • Comparative study of Religions

Year 2 
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Curriculum Development
  • Education Media and Resources
  • Teaching Subject I
  • Teaching Subject II
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Educational Research Methods
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Environment, Development and Stewardship
  • Introduction to Philosophy 

Year 3
  • Special Needs in Education
  • Community Practicum Research Project
  • Special Teaching Methods 1
  • Elective (Subject Area I) 
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Educational Media Practical  and Micro- Teaching 

Year 4
  • Teaching Practice (Using Computer aided Technology)
  • Education Administration and Management
  • Personality Development
  • Elective (Subject Area II) 
  • Education Planning and Economics
  • Environmental Education

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Where and When


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya


Africa International University - AIU

Dagoretti road , Nairobi, Karen, Kenya

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  • Dagoretti road