The Bachelor of Education (Arts) Programme is tailored towards preparing teachers to teach Arts and Humanities at secondary school level and in tertiary institutions. This Programme was established at Chuka University in response to the continued need for qualified graduate teachers in secondary schools and tertiary institutions. The Programme puts into consideration the requirements of the current secondary school curriculum thus being holistic in nature. The graduates of the Programme will obtain a Bachelor of Education (Arts) degree of Chuka University.
All candidates admitted to the programme must satisfy the minimum common entry requirements of Tharaka University which is currently a mean Grade of C+. In addition, candidates must have obtained a minimum score of C+ in English. Candidates may be admitted to the BA (Linguistics, Literature and Sociology) programme if they hold a Diploma in English with a Credit level or higher from Institutions recognized by Chuka University Senate. Candidates who obtained 2 principals and a subsidiary at KACE may also be admitted. Candidates holding qualifications equivalent to the above from institutions recognized by Chuka University Senate may beadmitted.
All students shall take the units in the First and Second years of study. Students will pursue the 126.96.36.199. structure, meaning they shall take courses in Linguistics, Literature, Sociology and University CommonCourses in Years one and two. In Years three and four, students shall take Linguistics and Literature, Linguistics and Sociology, or Literature and Sociology. The programme will be offered on a full-time and part-time modes of study.
Full Time Ksh – 68,500 per Semester
Online Learining (Odel) – Ksh – 54,500 per Semester
Applications should be on official forms available at Tharaka University College in Gatunga; Non-refundable fee of KES 2,000 for postgraduate courses degree, and diploma programmes and KES 1,000 for certificate courses to be deposited in the following accounts:
Bank Name Account Name: Branch Account Tharaka University
Co-operative Fees Collection
Bank Account Chuka 0112972400000
Equity Bank Fees Collection Chuka 021 0277753588
KCB Bank Fees Collection Chuka 1240985967