The Department was initially established under the Faculty of Basic and Applied Sciences. In 1994 it was placed in the Faculty of Education. The department has a highly qualified faculty with diversified research interests.
The major objectives of the department are to:
i. Develop programs and courses in Science Education for
pre-service and in-service training for science and math’s
ii. Act as a center for receiving and disseminating innovative
ideas in science and its teaching.
iii. Carry out such research as will advance the learning of
science and to collaborate with other organizations in the
field of Science Education.
Future Plans :
The department is planning the following new programs in Science Education:
• B.S.Ed honors (4 year)
• M.A. Science Education
• PhD in Science Education
Academic Facilities :
Library, Internet, PCs, multimedia
Postal Address :
Department of Science Education, Block No. 10 (Iqra Block) AIOU, H/8 Islamabad