Kenya Technical Trainers College Education

Kenya Technical Trainers College Education Department

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About Kenya Technical Trainers College Education Department 

Background Information

Initially, the department was referred to as the Proffessional Studies Department, wherein students would be admitted from Form Four and Form Six. Students joining the college with an O’Level certificate would pursue a four year course while those joining the college with A’Level certificate pursued a three year course.
Then, the department only offered pedagogical courses to students admitted by other departments in the college. In 1988, the name of the department was changed from “Professional Studies Department” to “Education Department”.

Currently, students pursue a one year programme. The minimum requirement for admission is a diploma in technical programme.
The Education Department offers pedagogical courses to students in the following Departments;

  •  Business Education
  •  Mechanical Engineering
  •  Electrical Engineering
  •  Building and Civil Engineering
  •  Instructor Training
  •  Computer Studies
  •  Information Studies

The main aim of the department is to equip students with pedagogical skills necessary for a competent teacher. Through the course, students gain an understanding of the nature of the learner and the learning environment, and the process of teaching and learning.
The Education Department also offers Institutional Management course wherein students can specialize in either Clothing Technology or Foods and Beverage.

Kenya Technical Trainers College Education Department Courses Offered

The following pedagogical courses are offered:
 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term_4

Code

CourseName

Hrs

Code

CourseName

Hrs

Code

CourseName

Hrs

ED2110 History of Education 22 ED2142 Research Methods 2 11 ED2220 Guidance & Counseling 22 Teaching Practice
ED2120 Philosophy of Education 22 ED2310 General Methods 44 ED2420 Education Administration 33
ED2141 Research Methods 1 22 ED2230 Tests & Measurements 33 ED22 40 Comparative Education 11
ED2130 Sociology of Education 33 ED2210 Educational Psychology 44 Special Methods 24
ED2410 Curriculum Development 22 ED2320 Educational Technology 44

Education department also houses Institutional Management Section which offers the following courses:
 

  1. Diploma in Technical Education ( Clothing Technology option)

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term_4

Code CourseName Hrs/wk Code CourseName Hrs/wk Code CourseName Hrs/wk
HE2551 Garment Design I 4 HE2552 Garment Design
II
4 HE2590 Project Design and Evaluation 8
Teaching Practice
HE2561 Clothing Construction I 3 HE2562 Clothing Construction II 3 HE2620 Special Methods 16
HE2540 Textiles 2 HE2610 Shopping Management 4
HE2580 Consumer Education 2
MP2411 Maths for IM 2

2. Diploma in Technical  Education ( Foods and B everage option )

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term_4
Code CourseName Hrs/wk Code CourseName Hrs/wk Code CourseName Hrs/wk
HE2510 Foods and Nutrition 2 HE2610 Shop Planning and Management 4 HE2590 Project Design and Evaluation 8
Teaching Practice
HE2530 Child Care 4 HE2520 Home Management 4 HE2620 Special Methods 16
HE2580 Consumer Education 2 HE2570 Housing and Furnishing 4
MP2411 Maths for IM 2

See Also:

1. About Kenya Technical Trainers College
2. Kenya Technical Trainers College Contacts
3. Kenya Technical Trainers College Departments
4. Kenya Technical Trainers College Grading System
5. Kenya Technical Trainers College ODeL
6. Kenya Technical Trainers College Job Vacancies
7. Kenya Technical Trainers College Admission Requirements
8. Kenya Technical Trainers College Courses Offered
9. Kenya Technical Trainers College Fee Structure
10. Kenya Technical Trainers College Student Portal.
11. Kenya Technical Trainers College Application Form
12. Kenya Technical Trainers College Intakes
13. Kenya Technical Trainers College Admission Letter
14. Kenya Technical Trainers College Admission List
15. Kenya Technical Trainers College Graduation Ceremony Date
16. Kenya Technical Trainers College Graduation List
17. Kenya Technical Trainers College Hostels

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12 thoughts on “Kenya Technical Trainers College Education

  1. Sylvester Otsieno

    I have a Diploma in agriculture ,I need to study as an instructor , how can I achieve this so that I can be come a tutor?

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  2. Sylvester Otsieno

    I have a Diploma in agriculture ,I need to study as an instructor , how can I achieve this so that I can be come a tutor?

    Reply
  3. Sylvester Otsieno

    I have a Diploma in agriculture ,I need to study (Diploma)as an instructor @ Gigiri campus, how can I achieve this so that I can be come a tutor?

    Reply
  4. Sylvester Otsieno

    I have a Diploma in agriculture ,I need to study (Diploma)as an instructor @ Gigiri campus, how can I achieve this so that I can be come a tutor?

    Reply
  5. Doreen kathure

    I have a diploma in social work. if I do an instructor, how can it help me with my teaching career

    Reply
  6. Doreen kathure

    I have a diploma in social work. if I do an instructor, how can it help me with my teaching career

    Reply
  7. Emily

    I have a bsc in microbiology. Do i qualify for a pedagogical programme.

    Reply
    1. Vivianne jerotich

      I have a BSc in general agriculture do I qualify to do a course for TVET trainer?

      Reply
  8. Emily

    I have a bsc in microbiology. Do i qualify for a pedagogical programme.

    Reply
    1. Vivianne jerotich

      I have a BSc in general agriculture do I qualify to do a course for TVET trainer?

      Reply
  9. Fred

    Good work kttc. I have diploma in genera agriculture, c- kcse, D plain Eng D+ Maths C plain Bio and B agriculture. Do l qualify to enroll diploma in technical teaching, please help.

    Reply
  10. Fred

    Good work kttc. I have diploma in genera agriculture, c- kcse, D plain Eng D+ Maths C plain Bio and B agriculture. Do l qualify to enroll diploma in technical teaching, please help.

    Reply

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