The Zambia Catholic University opened its doors in 2008. At the beginning the Faculty of Education was a department under the Faculty of Social Sciences. In January 2015 a decision was made to turn the Department of Education into a fully-fledged Faculty of Education offering a variety of programs in Education.
EDUCATION PROGRAMS AVAILABLE AT THIS UNIVERSITY The Faculty of Education offers the following programs; Bachelor of Education (Secondary) ii. Bachelor of Education (Primary) iii. Bachelor of Commerce with Education iv. Bachelor of Guidance and Counseling. vi. Diploma in Teaching Methodology
AIM OF THE EDUCATION PROGRAMS The programs aim at providing a strong professional and academic training to teachers of various levels, i.e Primary, Secondary Schools and Tertiary institutions, so that upon successful completion of these programs, they would be in a position to contribute positively towards the development of the nation Currently, the Subjects Included in Education are (any two): English Religious Education Mathematics History Geography Civic Education Commerce with Education Guidance and Counselling (with a teaching subject) Teaching Methodology (on Open Distance Learning)