Upper Elementary School Teacher Program - Teaching of Social Studies

Students are enrolled directly in this program, based on their achievements and averages in high school certificate (Tawjihi). Students’ averages must meet the minimum average that is determined and declared by the faculty at that time.

The instructional plan consists of 132 credit hours as follows:

Requirement

Credit Hours

University Requirements

21

Faculty Requirements

17

Major Requirements

88

Elective Courses

6

Cumulative Credit Hours

132

Major Requirements: 88 Credit Hours

ِA. Compulsory Courses: 82 Credit Hours distrubuted below:

Course Name.

Prerequisite Courses

EDUC3241 | PRACTICUM: TEACHING SOCIAL SCIENCES 1

EDUC330, EDUC3341

EDUC3242 | PRACTICUM: TEACHING SOCIAL SCIENCES 2

 EDUC3241, EDUC3342

EDUC3243 | PRACTICUM: TEACHING SOCIAL SCIENCES 3

EDUC3242, EDUC4341

EDUC330 | GENERAL METHODS OF TEACHING

EDUC232

EDUC331 | EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AND TEACHING RESOURCES

EDUC231

EDUC334 | MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION

EDUC232

EDUC3341 | SOCIAL SCIENCE CURRICULUM 1: TEACHING HISTORY AND CIVIC EDUCATION IN THE SCHOOL CURRICULUM

EDUC232, EDUC 233

 

EDUC3342 | SOCIAL SCIENCE CURRICULUM 2: TEACHING GEOGRAPHY AND NATIONAL EDUCATION IN THE SCHOOL CURRICULUM

EDUC3341

EDUC4341 | METHODS OF TEACHING SOCIAL STUDIES 1

EDUC231, EDUC232

EDUC4342 | METHODS OF TEACHING SOCIAL STUDIES 2

EDUC4341

EDUC437 | EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

EDUC232, EDUC 334

EDUC438 | SEMINAR IN EDUCATION

Fourth year level and/or Department approval

EDUC4404 | PRACTICUM: TEACHING SOCIAL SCIENCES 4

EDUC3243, EDUC4342 ( or concurrent)

GEOG230 | INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

 

GEOG231 | INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

 

GEOG232 | PRINCIPLES OF CARTOGRAPHY

 

GEOG234 | CLIMATIC GEOGRAPHY

 

GEOG338 | GEOGRAPHY OF PALESTINE

 

GEOG436 | GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS)

 

HIST133 | ARAB ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION

 

HIST134 | HISTORY OF PALESTINE SINCE 18TH CENTURY

 

HIST231 | INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF HISTORY

 

HIST238 | EARLY ISLAM AND THE UMAYYAD STATE

 

HIST239 | EGYPT AND SYRIA FROM FATIMIDS TO MAMLUKS

 

HIST331 | HISTORY OF ABBASIDS AND THE PERIOD OF PETTY STATES

 

HIST336 | HISTORY OF ARAB EAST IN 19TH CENTURY

 

HIST337 | HISTORY OF ARAB EAST IN 20TH CENTURY

 

HIST4301 | MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY HISTORY OF EUROPE

 

B: Elective Courses: 6 credit hours from the following courses:

Credit Hours

Course No.

Prerequisite Courses

3 credit hours from the following courses:

GEOG235 | REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY OF THE WORLD

GEOG230

GEOG333 | GEOGRAPHY OF THE ARAB WORLD

 

 3 credit hours from the following courses:

GEOG233 | ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY

 

GEOG331 | GEOMORPHOLOGY

GEOG231

GEOG336 | GEOGRAPHY OF THE ENVIRONMENT