Diploma in Elementary Educaiton (D.El.Ed.) is a full time Diploma course of two year duration. D.El.Ed. is a professional course. Elementary Education in Bihar is an area full of exciting opportunities for learning and professional growth.
It is a carefully designed programme based on NCTE guidelines to prepare teachers at the elementary level for the school in Bihar. The curriculum is reviewed periodically by a curriculum committee comprising experts with long experience in the area of elementary education. D.El.Ed. consists of theoretical and practical work, School Experience, Seminars & Workshops.
Interested aspirants for this course are required to fulfill the below-mentioned eligibility criteria:
Candidates who completed their certification program in the stream of science must have 60% or above marks
Admission process for this course in most of the colleges is based on entrance exam which is different for respective institutions. Candidates who cleared this entrance exam are further called for a round of personal interview. Questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects of 10+2 level are asked in the entrance exam.
Questions are asked in 3 sections in this exam. Separate cut off list for each section is issued. Those who cleared the cut off are selected for the course in various colleges.
A year-wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is given below
|YEAR I||YEAR II|
|Childhood and the development of children||Cognition, sociocultural context|
|Contemporary society||Teacher identity and school culture|
|Education, society||Leadership and change|
|Towards understanding the self||Pedagogy of environmental studies|
|Pedagogy||of English language|
|Mathematics education for the primary||Diversity and education|
|Proficiency in English||School health and education|
|Work and education||Fine arts and education|