IGNOU B.Ed Course Syllabus 2023: Syllabus Website

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School of Education

The functions of the School of Education are within the broad framework of the objectives of IGNOU, i.e., to undertake academic activities pertaining to two major areas: the various aspects of the practice of education as a profession, and the various branches of education as an academic discipline.

Programme Objectives

The B.Ed. programme will focus on: 

  • developing an understanding of context of education in contemporary Indian Society, appreciating the role of context and socio-political realities about learners in facilitating learning in inclusive settings, 
  • creating sensitivity about language diversity in classroom and its role in teaching-learning process, 
  • developing an understanding of paradigm shift in conceptualizing disciplinary knowledge in school curriculum, 
  • identifying, challenging and overcoming gender inequalities in school, classroom, curricula, textbook, social institutions, etc., 
  • enabling student-teachers to acquire necessary competencies for organizing learning experiences, 
  • developing competencies among student-teachers to select and use appropriate assessment strategies for facilitating learning, 
  • engaging student-teachers with self, child, community and school to establish close connections between different curricular areas, 
  • enabling student-teachers to integrate and apply ICT in facilitating teaching-learning process and in school management, 
  • systematizing experiences and strengthening the professional competencies of student teachers, and 
  • providing first-hand experience of all the school activities through engaging student-teachers as interns in upper primary/ secondary/senior secondary schools.

Programme Structure

The programme is a judicious mix of theory and practical courses to facilitate student-teachers in acquiring skills and competencies necessary for teaching-learning at secondary/senior secondary level. 

First Year
Core Course16 Credits
Content Based Methodology (two)08 Credits
Workshop – I04 Credits
EPC I and II04 Credits
Internship – I (4 Weeks)04 Credits
2nd Year
Core Course12 credits
Optional course04 Credits
Workshop – II04 Credits
EPC III and IV 04 Credits
Internship II (16 Weeks)12 Credits

This is IGNOU BEd course Syllabus.

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