Department of Teacher Education

 

VISION:

Shah Abdul Latif University envisions the leading university for professional excellence in Teacher Education.

MISSION:

Our mission is to provide exemplary programs that prepare teachers to make effective decisions in diverse contexts, promoting professional excellence within socio-cultural framework, bringing forth benefits to prospective teacher, community and the country.

QUALITY POLICY:

We envision a learning community marked by academic excellence, creative process, professional competence, passionate citizens, offering healing, hope and a high level of satisfaction in our diverse world.

INTRODUCTION:

With the consistent efforts Shah Abdul Latif University has recently established the department at main campus and introduced B.Ed. (Hons) Elementary 4-year program with support of USAID. The alternative paradigm of teacher education program consider structural changes in the system of teacher education, while redefining the teacher’s roles within the framework of the school education system.

Teacher Education courses in different countries extend for three or four years providing opportunity to improve upon teaching skills and the perception of teaching. Teacher education in Pakistan is for only one year, which does not expose to experiences necessary to enhance teaching skills and develop a positive perception of profession

Our goal is to equip the prospective teacher with skills essential for a lifelong learning.  We believe that a broad-based, flexible professional education provides the most appropriate formal preparation to meet contemporary challenges, fulfill career goals, lead a purposeful, healthy & rewarding life, and serve society as a responsible citizen.

Objectives:

  • To prepare the best teachers through a rigorous teacher education program that seeks integration across disciplines.
  • To exhibit a reflective teaching model that develops excellence in teaching.
  • To display the strength to serve as collaborative change agents with sensitivity to an interdependent world.
  • To enable the candidates to respect and value cultural diversity.
  • To promote social harmony and peace building in learning communities.
  • To demonstrate resourcefulness and responsibility in educational settings influencing positive change.

Seats & Program offered

The Department of Teacher Education (DTE) at main campus initially offers 4-years B.Ed (Hons) Elementary which can be recognized as a New Teacher Education Program for 21st Century Teachers. Currently, forty (40) seats are reserved for the offered program.

The structure of B.Ed. program is as follows:            

Courses                                       Credit Hour

Compulsory courses                            19

Professional Courses                          15

Foundation Courses                             26

Content Courses                                   24

Practicum                                            15

Total                                                  135

The prime rationale of designing this 4-year B.Ed (Hons) program is to prepare the workforce ready to meet the challenges of globalization in term of command on subject-matter, instructional strategies, lesson planning, classroom management, professional development of peer, to develop the linkage of classroom learning with community practices, enrichment of academic environment and fostering a high sense of professional ethics.

This 4-year B.Ed (Hons) program comprises eight semesters where variety of courses will be offered. Each subject in the program has two main components that is theory about the subject-matter and practicum. The courses are offered in terms of curriculum development, pedagogical knowledge and skills, research methodologies and assessment and evaluation as core elements of this course.

USAID Support:

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is continuously supporting Teacher Education program in shape of Infrastructure, Preparation of Strategic Plan, Curriculum Design, Scholarships, etc to success 4-year B.Ed (Hons) Program and 2-year ADE pr

Faculty Members

 

Prof. Dr.Ghulam Ali Mallah
(Advisor Planning & Development)
ICT Professional & Chairman,
Department of Teacher Education,
Email: ghulam.ali@salu.edu.pk
Cell: +92 300 231 31 66
Office Direct: +92 243 928 00 58

 

 

Dr. Jam Muhammad Zafar
PhD Education
Assistant Professor
Email: jam.zafar@salu.edu.pk
Cell: +92 300 6344099
Work: +92 243 
9280058

  Farzana Khoso
Lecturer
Email: farzana.khoso@salu.edu.pk
Work: +92 243 9280058

 

  Ms. Firdous Bugti
Lecturer
Email: firdous.bughti@salu.edu.pk
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

 

Syed Zahid Hussain Shah
Lecturer
Email: hzahid@salu.edu.pk
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

Mr. Ghulam Ali Kerio
Lecturer
Email: ghulamali.kerio@salu.edu.pk
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

Admin Staff

  Mr. Shahid Hussain Dahiri
Administrator
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

 

Mr. Ismail Kandhir
Office Assistant
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

Mr. Mansoor Ahmed Memon
Computer Operator
Email: mansoor.memon527@gmail.com
Work: +92 243 
9280058

 

Location

Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur 
 
Mailing address:
Old National Highway,
Khairpur Mir's, 66020 Sindh, Pakistan
 

Contact

Give us a call at 0243 9280050-54

Email us at info@salu.edu.pk

 

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