EDU603 : Educational Governance Policy and Practice

Course Overview

Course Synopsis

This course focusses on the relationship among educational policies, laws, rules and practices at various levels of education. The course highlights how the various forms of governance such as centralized and decentralized affect the governance, reform agenda, implementation strategies and practices in education. Global education initiatives and standardization is education has also been discussed in this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

After studying this course, the students will be able to know:

  • Define link between policies, laws, regulations and practices.
  • Compare and contrast how education is funded and provided in general and risk areas.
  • Describe the main points of educational policies, laws and practices.
  • Describe essential difference in centralized and decentralized mechanisms of educational governance


Course Calendar

TopicLectureResourcePage
The Concept of Governance (Topic 1 to 7)1
Educational Planning & Governance - 1 (Topic 8 to 13)2
Educational Planning & Governance - 2 (Topic 14 to 19)3
Quality Framework (Topic 20 to 23)4
Key Considerations & Elements of Governance (Topic 24 to 28)5
Governance & Performance - 1 (Topic 29 to 34)6
Governance & Performance - 2 (Topic 35 to 40)7
Impact of Quality Education on Economy (Topic 41 to 46)8
Funding Schools (Topic 47 to 54)9
Quiz No. 1
Globalization & Governance of National Edu Systems – 1 (Topic 55 to 59)10
Globalization & Governance of National Edu Systems - 2 (Topic 60 to 64)11
Educational Frameworks (Topic 65 to 68)12
Decentralization - 1 (Topic 69 to 73)13
Decentralization - 2 (Topic 74 to 78)14
Assignment No. I
Decentralization - 3 (Topic 79 to 83)15
Organizational Governance - 1 (Topic 84 to 88)16
Organizational Governance – 2 (Topic 89 to 93)17
Organizational Governance - 3 (Topic 94 to 99)18
Organizational Governance - 4 (Topic 100 to 104)19
Governance in Higher Education - 1 (Topic 105 to 108)20
Governance in Higher Education - 2 (Topic 109 to 113)21
Governance in Higher Education - 3 (Topic 114 to 118)22
Mid- Term Exam
Governance in Higher Education - 4 (Topic 119 to 122)23
School Improvement Programme (Topic 123 to 127)24
Risk Governance (Topic 128 to 134)25
Concept of Policy (Topic 135 to 140)26
Educational Policy & Reform (Topic 141 to 145)27
International Initiatives on Education - 1 (Topic 146 to 149)28
Quiz II
International Initiatives on Education - 2 (Topic 150 to 153)29
International Initiatives on Education - 3 (Topic 154 to 157)30
International Comparison of Education (Topic 158 to 161)31
History of Education Policies in Pakistan - 1 (Topic 162 to 165)32
History of Education Policies in Pakistan - 2 (Topic 166 to 169)33
Assignment No. 2
National Educational Policy 2009 - 1 (Topic 170 to 172)34
National Educational Policy 2009 - 2 (Topic 173 to 176)35
National Educational Policy 2009 - 3 (Topic 177 to 179)36
Institution Based Policies - 1 (Topic 180 to 183)37
Institution Based Policies - 2 (Topic 184 to 187)38
Institution Based Policies - 3 (Topic 188 to 192)39
Standardized Education (Topic 193 to 197)40
Quiz no. III
Standardization of Teacher Education - 1 (Topic 198 to 204)41
Standardization of Teacher Education - 2 (Topic 205 to 211)42
Governance Challenges in Pakistan (Topic 212 to 215)43
Current Education Sector Plans in Four Provinces - 1 (Topic 216 to 219)44
Current Education Sector Plans in Four Provinces - 2 (Topic 220 to 223)45
Final Term Exam
 
 
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