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MASTER OF SCIENCE

(Educational Management)

The Master of Science (Msc) is offered in three (3) structures; coursework, coursework and dissertation, and full research.

  • (A) COURSEWORK

    Component Educational Management (EM)
    Core courses 11 credit hours
    Research 7 credit hours
    Specialisations & Elective 18 credit hours
    Project Paper 6 credit hours
    Total credit hours 42 credit hours

    CORE COURSES (11 CREDIT HOURS)

    SGDU5024 Leadership in Education
    SGDU5063 Human Resource Development in Education
    SGDU5074 Strategic Management in Education

    RESEARCH COMPONENT (7 CREDIT HOURS)

    SZRZ6014 Research Methodology
    SGDP5053 Statistics in Education

    SPECIALISATION COURSES (18 CREDIT HOURS)

    SPECIALISATION COURSES (12 CREDIT HOURS)
    SGDU5033 School Management and Supervision
    SGDU6043 Legal Aspect in Educational Management
    SGDU6073 Quality Management in Education
    SGDU6083 Financial and Physical Management in Education

    ELECTIVE COURSES (6 CREDIT HOURS)
    Choose 2 courses from the courses listed below or any courses offered under Educational Studies:

    SGDG5013 Schools and Society
    SGDG6023 Seminar on Contemporary Issues in Educational Management
    SGDU5083 Creativity in Management for Effective School
    SGDU6033 Organizational Behaviour in Education

    PAPER PROJECT

    SGDZ6996 Master’s Project

  • (B) COURSEWORK & DISSERTATION

    Component Educational Management (EM)
    Core courses 11 credit hours
    Research 7 credit hours
    Specialisation 3 credit hours
    Dissertation 21 credit hours
    Total credit hours 42 credit hours

    CORE COURSES (11 CREDIT HOURS)

    SGDU5024 Leadership in Education
    SGDU5063 Human Resource Development in Education
    SGDU5074 Strategic Management in Education

    RESEARCH COMPONENT (7 CREDIT HOURS)

    SZRZ6014 Research Methodology
    SGDP5053 Statistics in Education

    SPECIALISATION COURSES (3 CREDIT HOURS)

    Choose 2 courses from the courses listed below:

    SGDG5013 Schools and Society
    SGDU6043 Legal Aspect in Educational Management
    SGDU6073 Quality Management in Education
    SGDU6083 Financial and Physical Management in Education

    DISSERTATION (21 CREDIT HOURS)

    SGDZ69921 Master’s Dissertation

  • (C) RESEARCH

    Students are required to:

    1. present and defend proposed research to a committee;
    2. present progress reports of research work at colloquiums arranged by the Graduate School;
    3. attend a viva voce session to defend the thesis; and
    4. submit a final thesis.

    Students without sufficient research skills and knowledge are required to attend and pass the following courses with at least a B grade before being allowed to defend their proposal (i.e. within the first two semesters of their enrolment):

    1. SZRZ6014 Research Methodology;
    2. SCLE6014 Academic Writing; and/or
    3. any other courses as determined by the supervisor or Academic Committee.