The various programs of the faculty of Education at the USAL were developed in order to prepare and qualify the undergraduates throughout their journey, as well as graduates who wish to join the teaching profession according to the distinct quality standards of the labor market demands.
Our objectives, competencies, and program outcomes were based on basic educational knowledge and trends, in addition to the skills and international standards required by the teacher for his/her profession.
The department aims at helping the teachers gain field experience directly from the most important Lebanese schools where the students get the chance to be trained at these schools, as a program requirement, under the supervision of academic experts.
Today, in light of accelerating recent changes in the field of education, the Faculty of Education at USAL has been able to provide students with essential academic education that is consistent with the standards of quality and excellence, and with the requirements of both local and foreign societies in order to meet the needs of the labor market, and master the profession of education.
The Faculty employs a team of specialists holding high academic degrees, field researchers experienced in the educational and academic work, in addition to an administrative and technical body that is able to meet all needs and expectations with precision and proficiency.
The academic environment you are to be enrolled in shall provide you with the opportunity to adopt an evolutionary path in your profession by personally altering your own path and career, being creative in the field of education through adopting a contemplating attitude, developing your critical thinking in your academic and practical performances, and investing the results of studies and researches in the educational field in a professional manner.
The Faculty wants you to be highly knowledgeable and skillful educators who are able to perform their duties at their best, keep up with the scientific and technological developments in the field of education, and to handle latest developments with contemplation and creativity.
The Faculty of Education is a welcoming environment that promotes the values of citizenship, communication, dialogue, understanding and acceptance of diversity and differences. It is a place that houses different points of views and expertise, and helps its students to develop easily in diverse and challenging environments.
―Dr. Walid Hammoud, Dean of the Faculty of Education
The university offers the students who have a high school or an equivalent diploma, the “Bachelor” degree in primary education in the following programs: