Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)


The Bachelor of Education Programme at MJCOE is a two-year programme divided into 200 working days each year excluding the period of examination and admission; it is designed to provide its students the best tools and training to meet the challenges of the 21st century. The course is designed in a holistic manner so as to train the teachers to cater to a very diverse set of needs. The curriculum focuses on three major areas :

  • Pedagogical Theories from Psychological, Sociological and Philosophical contexts
  • Teaching Methods for Languages, Sciences, Commerce, Mathematics, Computer Sciences
  • Soft skills like critical observation, communication, collaboration etc.

Programme Content

The B.Ed course at MJCOE has a combination of theoretical and practical components so as to provide students with the opportunity of applying the theoretical tools in practice. Modules are divided into three broad categories:

  • Perspective in Education (Theory)
  • Curriculum and Pedagogic Studies (Theory)
  • Engagement with the Field (Practical)

Theoretical Components

Perspectives in Education

Curriculum and Pedagogic Studies

Childhood and Growing Up

Language across the Curriculum 

Contemporary India and Education

Understanding Disciplines and Subjects 

Learning and Teaching

Pedagogy of a School Subject

Gender, School and Society 

Assessment for Learning

Knowledge and Curriculum

The optional Courses are:

Yoga, Health and Physical Education | Environmental Education | Values and Peace Education

Creating an Inclusive School

Practical Components (Engagement with the field)


Practical Tasks and Assignments

Enhancing Professional Capacities

Reading and Reflecting on Texts

Drama and Art in Education

Critical Understanding of ICT

Understanding the Self

Medium of Instruction

Students have the option of choosing the preferred medium of instruction as either English or Tamil (at the time of admission).


Each student should have 85% or 170 days of attendance, failing which they will not be permitted to appear for the B.Ed degree examination (both written and practical examination). However, in case of medical emergencies, attendance up to 75% will be accepted after getting condonation of attendance, adhering to the norms of Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University.


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