The School of Education, Social Sciences and Technology

Bachelor of Education in Educational Administration and Management(BEDA)

Course over view


The course of study of the Bachelor of Education in Educational Administration and Management degree shall be completed in a period of:
(i) Four (4) years for Full-Time ,Part-Time and Long Distance Students.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirement: Five (5) “O” level credits or better which must include English Language and Mathematics.

Course Structure

First Year
First Semester
  1. BBA140 Business Environment
  2. BBA141 Business Communication Skills
  3. ED101 Growth and Development of Education in Zambia
  4. ED160 Educational Psychology
Second Semester
  1. EDA107 Educational Governance and Ethics
  2. EDA108 Creating Effective Schools
  3. EDA109 Record Keeping in Schools
  4. HRM130 Introduction to Sociology
Second Year
First Semester
  1. EDA210 Learning and Learning Theories
  2. EDA211 History and Philosophy of Education
  3. EDA212 Conflict Resolutions
  4. EDA213 Governance and Leadership
Second Semester
  1. BBA360 Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  2. ED210 Educational and Occupational Guidance and Counselling
  3. ED220 Principles of Curriculum Development and Teaching
  4. EDA214 Legal Framework in Education
Third Year
First Semester
  1. EDA318 Financing of Education
  2. EDA319 Measurement,Testing and EvaluatioRecord Keeping in Schools
  3. EDA320 Quality Assurance in Education
  4. EDA321 Project Design and Implementation
Second Semester
  1. EDA322 Organizational Management
  2. EDA323 Community Relations
  3. EDA324 Research Methods
  4. EDA325 Practical Institutional Attachment
Fourth Year
First Semester
  1. D400 Dissertation
  2. EDA426 Education Policies from Colonial to Modern Zambia
  3. EDA427 Introduction to Educational Administration and Management (Primary)
  4. EDA428 Introduction to Educational Administration and Management (Secondary).
  5. EDA429 Economics of Education
Second Semester
  1. D400 Dissertation
  2. EDA431 Foundations of Educational Administration and Management
  3. EDA432 Human Resource Administration and Development
  4. EDA433 Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation
  5. EDA434 Information Technology