About B.Ed. Economics
Bachelor of Education in Economics is a two year graduation course in education. B.Ed course is specifically designed for the students interested in pursuing career in teaching. This program provides students the knowledge regarding all aspects of the classroom teaching.
Duration Bachelor of Education in Economics course is 2 years. These 2 years are divided into 4 equal semesters.
Minimum eligibility required to apply for admission to the B.Ed Economics course is to qualify in B.A/ B.Sc./ B.Com from a recognized university with minimum aggregate score of 50%.
Admission procedure may vary from one institute to another. Most of the institutes offer admission to the B.Ed. Economics course, based on candidate's performance in the entrance test conducted by the respective college/ university/ institute, often followed by personal interview. And few institutes provide direct admission based on merit obtained at graduation level.
More about the course
Economics is a social science that deals with aspects such as producing, distributing and consumption of goods and services. It studies how government/ firms/ individuals/ nations allocate scarce resources to the satisfy their desires. This course helps students to acquire knowledge on basic economics concepts and how to analyse the subject to teach at different levels.
Some of the topics covered in the syllabus of the B.Ed. Economics course are
nature of economics, philosophical perspective in education, understanding the learner, sociological perspective in education, school management, enriching learning through ICT, art in education, assessment for learning, inclusive school, reading and reflecting on texts, engagement with community, special education, vocational education, comparative education, environment education, distance and open learning, teacher education, human rights and value education, life skills education and strengthening language proficiency.
Successful graduates of B.Ed. course can find job opportunities in areas such as media and journalism, publishing, teaching, technical writing, content development, civil services, HR, administration, marketing, stock broking, accounting, banking and finance, auditing, insurance investment, retailing, system analysis, advertising, actuarial, education and research, management, manufacturing, communication, finance, agriculture, industries etc. Some of the job positions offered for these graduates are listed below:
- Industrial Economicst
- Political Scientists
- Macro Economists
- Monetary Economicst
- Public Relations Officer
Future Study Options
Candidates willing to pursue higher studies on subject can opt for Master of Education M.Ed in Economics course, after successful completion of the B.Ed. Economics course.
B.Ed Economics Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year
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