Faculty of Education and Human Sciences

Faculty of Education and Human Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Education and Human Sciences at Aalborg Academy of Science

Acting Dean

Acting Dean

Prof. Dr. Hussain Salem Abduljabbar

The acting dean of the Faculty of Education and Human Sciences at Aalborg Academy of Science

Vision, Mission, and Objectives

Vision, Mission, and Objectives

Vision:

The adoption of ways and means to improve the scientific level, to achieve excellence, creativity and scientific research, and to pay attention to its quality in order to produce scientific cadres capable of promoting the needs of society and its ability to meet the challenges of the educational process.

Mission:

To promote the development of generations of teachers in order to develop their societies in a comprehensive manner, acquire knowledge and skills and develop their capacities to advance the educational process according to the latest modern scientific methods.

Objectives:

  1. Prepare qualified cadres to work in the education field with high efficiency.
  2. Keeping up with the scientific and technical progress and positive interaction with the current developments in the educational, academic, and cultural programs and educational colleges in the world universities.
  3. Developing the educational process and encouraging self-education.
  4. Enhancing the educational programs and providing educational rehabilitation for the teacher, and contribute to the development of different aspects of the educational system.
  5. Keeping up with the scientific and technological developments in the educational fields.
  6. To promote the dissemination of scientific research through the development of the traditional educational system.

Study Programs

Study Programs

1- Department of Arabic Language

Study Plan for Undergraduate Students: 

 

Arabic Language Section/First Year

First Semester  

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Grammar or Syntax 3 6
Morphology 2 4
Educational Psychology 2 4
Pre – Islamic literature 3 6
English Language 2 2
Total 12 22

 

Arabic Language Section/First Year

Second Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Rhetoric 2 4
Writing 2 4
Quran 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 2 4
Human Rights 2 4
Total 10 20

Arabic Language Section/First Year

Third Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Psychology 2 4
Islamic literature 3 6
Presentations 2 4
Old book 2 4
Computer 2 4
          Total 11 22

Arabic Language Section/Second Year

First Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Rhetoric 2 4
Secondary education 2 4
Islamic literature 3 6
Psychology 2 4
English Language 2 4
          Total 11 22

Arabic Language Section/Second Year

Second Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Analysis of the Qur’anic Script 2 4
Grammar 3 6
Psychology (adolescence) 2 4
Philology 2 4
Computer 2 4
Total 11 22

 

Arabic Language Section/Second Year

Third Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Morphology 2 4
Presentations 3 6
Rhetoric 2 4
Abbasid literature 2 4
Educational Administration 2 4
Total 11 22

 

Arabic Language Section/Third Year

First Semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Morphology 2 4
Grammar 3 6
Andalusia literature 3 6
Educational Psychology 2 4
English Language 2 4
          Total 12 24

 

Arabic Language Section/Third Year

Second semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Rhetoric 2 4
Writing 2 4
Quran Science 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 2 4
Human Rights 2 4
Total 11 20

 

Arabic Language Section/Third Year

Third semester:

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Islamic literature 3 6
Presentations 2 4
Old Book 2 4
Philology (Growth) 2 4
Computer 2 4
Total 11 22

 

Study plan for Master’s students: 

 

  • Arab literature Section: Preparatory year

First semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Research Origins and applications 3
2 Aesthetics of Scripts 3
3 Language issues 3
4 Elective subject 3
5 Teaching Methods 2
6 English Scripts 2
Total 16 hours

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Modern criticism approaches 3
2 The theory of meaning in heritage 3
3 Old criticism issues 3
4 Interpretation 3
5 Narrative theory 3
6 Specialized subject 2
Total 17 hours

The total number of master units (first semester + second semester + the thesis = 36 hours)

  • Language Section: Preparatory year

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Research Origins and applications 3
2 Literary linguistics 3
3 Linguistic and grammatical sources 3
4 Contemporary language Studies 3
5 Elective subject 2
6 Teaching Methods 2
7 English Language 2
Total 18 hours

 

  • Language Section: Preparatory year

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Semantics 3
2 Sound 3
3 Readings in Sebwayeh Book 3
4 Linguistics 3
5 Systems theory 2
6 Specialized Subject 2
Total 16 hours

The total number of master units (first semester + second semester + the thesis = 36 hours)

Study plan for doctoral students: 

 

  • Arab literature Section: Preparatory year

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Poetic Scripts analysis 3
2 Old criticism terms and concepts 3
3 Linguistics 3
4 Aesthetics 3
5 Contemporary literary theory 2
6 In the literary discourse 2
7 English language scripts 2
Total 18 hours

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Prose script analysis 3
2 Modern criticism terms and approaches 3
3 Reading and Receiving theory 3
4 Criticizing criticism 3
5 Specialized subject 2
6 Measurement and evaluation 2
              Total 16 hours

The total number of PHD units (first semester + second semester + the thesis = 36 hours)

  • Language Section: Preparatory year

First term

No Subject Name Hours
1 Language philosophy 3
2 Lexical studies 3
3 Literature 3
4 Terms and concepts 3
5 Script language Science 3
6 Grammar theory 2
7 English language scripts 2
Total 19 hours

 

 

  • Language Section: Preparatory year

 

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Morphology Science 3
2 Contemporary linguistic theories 3
3 Language thinking (Ibn Jana) 3
4 Production of semantics 3
5 Specialized subject 2
6 Measurement and evaluation 2
Total 16 hours

The total number of PHD units (first semester + second semester + the thesis = 60 hours)

2- English Language Section

Study plan for undergraduate students: 

 

English Language section/First Year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Grammar 3 5
Sound 3 5
Writing 1 3
Accommodation 1 3
          Total 8 16

 

English Language Section/First year

 

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Conversation 2 + 1 5
literature 2 + 1 5
Arabic 2 4
Computer 1 + 1 3
Total 10 17

 

English Language Section /First Year

Third semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Human Rights 1 2
Educational Psychology 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 1 4
Total 4 10

 

English Language Section /Second Year

First Semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
English Grammar 2 + 1 5
Sound System 2 + 1 5
Writing 1 + 1 3
Accommodation 1 + 1 3
Measurement and Evaluation 2 4
Total 12 20

 

English Language Section /Second Year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Literary fiction 2 4
Poetry 2 4
Acting or Creation 2 + 1 5
Research 2 2
          Total 9 15

 

English Language Section /Second Year

Third semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Computer 1 + 1 3
Secondary education 2 4
Psychology (growth) 2 4
Translation 2 4
          Total 8 15

 

English Language Section /Third Year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
English Grammar 2 + 1 5
Language science 2 + 1 5
Conversation 2 2
Essay 1 + 1 3
Novel 2 + 1 5
Total 13 20

 

 

English Language Section /Third Year

Second semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Acting 2 + 1 5
Poetry 2 4
Curriculum and teaching methods 1 + 2 4
Counseling and mental health 2 4
English Grammar 2 + 1 5
Practical application 2 2
Total 14 26

 

 

English Language Section /Third Year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Language science 2 4
Novel 2 + 1 5
Acting 2 4
Poetry 2 4
Language tests 2 4
Graduation Research 1 2
Total 10 23

 

 

Study plan for Master’s students: 

 

Preparatory year

First Semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 General language Science 3
2 Grammar 3
3 Elective 3
4 Sound science 3
5 Applied Language Science 3
Total 15 hours

 

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Methodology 3
2 Semantics 3
3 Pragmatics 3
4 Sychlinguistk 3
5 Phonlologh 3
6 Progranming 2
              Total 17 ساعة

The total number of Master’ units (First semester + second semester + thesis = 36 hours)

Study plan for doctoral students: 

 

Preparatory year

First semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Advanced Study in grammar 3
2 Advanced Study in Semantics 3
3 Advanced Study in Applied linguistics 3
4 Advanced Study in Semantics 3
5 Advanced Psychological Linguistics 2
Total 14 hours

 

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

Bo Subject Name Hours
1 Advanced Study in grammar and morphology science 3
2 Advanced Study in Verbal acoustics 3
3 Advanced Study in the science of Semantics /pragmatism 3
4 Teaching Methods 3
5 Measurement and evaluation 2
Total 14 hours

The total number of Phd units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 60 hours)

3- Department of Educational and Psychological sciences

Study plan for undergraduate students: 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/first year

First semester:

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
General Psychology 3 6
Home education 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 3 6
Psychology/Individual Differences 2 4
Human Rights 2 4
English Scripts 2 4
Total 14 28

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/first year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Educational Psychology 3 6
Social Psychology 3 6
Continuing Education 2 4
Arabic Language 2 4
Computer 24
Total 12 24

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/first year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Continuing Education 2 4
Curriculum and textbook 2 4
Scientific Research Methodology 2 4
Educational statistics 3 6
Experimental psychology 3 6
Total 12 24

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/second year

First semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Educational planning 3 6
Arabic Language 2 4
English Language 2 4
Teaching Methods 3 6
Physiological psychology 3 6
Total 13 26

 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/second year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Psychology (growth) 3 6
Psychology (personality) 3 6
Comparative education 3 6
Educational techniques 2 4
Computer 2 4
          Total 13 26

 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/second year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Scientific Research Methodology 3 6
Psychological counseling 2 4
Educational statistics 3 6
Philosophy of Education 2 4
Economics of Education 3 6
          Total 13 26

 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/third year

First semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Measurement and Evaluation 3 6
Education and thinking 2 4
Mental health 2 4
Educational Administration 3 6
Education system in the student country 3 6
          Total 13 26

 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/third year

Second Semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Special education 2 4
Behavior Modification 2 4
Contemporary trends in teaching 3 6
Patterns of modern technologies in education 3 6
Open education and distance learning 3 6
Total 13 26

 

 

Department of Educational and Psychological sciences/third year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Teaching Applications in schools 8 16
Graduation Research 4 4
Total 12 20

 

Study plan for Master’s students: 

 

Preparatory year

First Semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Origins of Education 3
2 Psychology 3
3 Learning theories 3
4 Education in the Arab world 3
5 Economics of Education 3
6 English Language Scripts 2
                Total 17 hours

 

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Curriculum Design and development 3
2 Applied Education Statistics 3
3 Educational Research Methods 3
4 Elective subject 3
5 Educational philosophy 3
6 Teaching Tips 2
Total 17 hours

The total Master units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 36 hours)

Study plan for doctoral students: 

 

Preparatory year

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Educational scientific Research Methods 3
2 Analysis of statistical data 3
3 Building the curriculum 3
4 Curriculum development 3
5 Advanced instructional Design 3
Total 15 hours

 

 

Preparatory year

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Measurement and Evaluation 3
2 General Teaching methods 3
3 Contemporary Trends in Teaching 3
4 Educational statistics 3
5 Exams 3
Total 15 hours

The total Phd units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 60 hours)

4- History Section

Study plan for undergraduate students: 

 

History section/first year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
History of ancient Iraq 3 6
History of the Arabs before Islam 3 6
Arabic Language 3 6
Democracy and human rights 2 4
Total 11 22

 

History section/first year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
The history of the message era 2 4
General geography 2 4
Historical Research Methodology 2 4
English Language 2 4
Total 8 16

 

History section/first year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Ancient History of the Arab World 2 4
History of the Arab State in the Umayyad Period 2 4
History of Morocco and Andalusia in the Islamic era 3 6
Computer 2 4
Total 9 18

 

History section/second year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Psychology (Growth) 2 4
Educational Administration 2 4
Educational supervision 2 4
Arabic Language 2 4
English Language 2 4
Total 10 20

 

History section/second year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
History of the Sassani and Byzantine 2 4
The history of Europe in the Renaissance era 2 4
The history of the Arab state in the Abbasid era 3 6
History of Arab-Islamic civilization 3 6
Contemporary History of Iraq 3 6
Total 13 26

 

History section/second year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Modern and contemporary Arabian Gulf history 3 6
History philosophy 2 4
Curricula and teaching methods 2 4
Counselling and mental health 2 4
History of Modern Asia 3 6
          Total 12 24

 

History section/third year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
The history of the Arab state in the Abbasid era 3 6
History of the Modern Arab world 3 6
History of the Modern world 3 6
History of the United States of America 2 4
Total 11 22

 

History section/third year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Historical Scripts in English 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 2 4
Geography of the Arab world 2 4
History of Medieval Europe 3 6
Total 9 18

 

History section/third year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
History of modern and contemporary Turkey and Iran 3 6
Measurement and evaluation 2 4
Viewing and application 2 4
Graduation research 2 4
Total 9 18

 

Study Plan for Masters Students: 

 

  • Islamic History Section: Preparatory Year    

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Issues in Arab and Islamic History 2
2 Studies in Arab-Islamic Cultural History 2
3 Studies in the history of the Arabs before Islam 3
4 Relations between Morocco and Andalusia 3
5 English Language 2
6 Teaching Methods 2
7 Specialized Subject. 2
                Total 16 hours

 

 

  • Islamic History Section: Preparatory Year    

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Issues in Arab-Islamic history/Morocco 3
2 The Arab world in the face of the Crusades 3
3 Management of the Arab state in the beginning of Islam 2
4 Computer 2
5 Specialized Subject. 2
                     Total 12 hours

The total number of Master units (First semester + second semester + thesis = 36 hours)

 

 

 

  • Modern and contemporary history Section: the preparatory Year

First Semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Modern Iraq 1918 – 1258 /society and politics 3
2 History of the Modern Arab political world 1516 ـ 1916 3
3 Origins of historical research 2
4 English Language 2
5 Teaching Methods 2
6 Specialized Subject 2
Total 14 Hours

 

 

Preparatory Year

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Studies in the political history of the Ottoman State 3
2 Contemporary political history of Iraq 3
3 Studies in the history of the modern Arab world 2
4 Computer 2
5 Specialized Subject 2
                     Total 12 hours

The total number of Master units (8 + first semester + second semester = 36 hours)

Study plan for doctoral students: 

 

  • Islamic history: the preparatory Year       

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Unity and diversity in Arab-Islamic civilization (political) 3
2 Studies in the history of the Arab Islamic city 2
3 Historical Blogging methods (Orient) 3
4 Administrative systems in the Islamic Arab State 2
5 Scripts in English 2
6 Specialized subject 2
                Total 14 hours

 

 

  • Islamic history: the preparatory Year       

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Unity and diversity in Arab-Islamic civilization (civilized) 3
2 Studies in the history of Arab-Islamic thought 3
3 Methods of Historical Blogging (Morocco) 2
4 Measurement and Evaluation 2
5 Specialized subject 2
                     Total 12 hours

The total number of Phd units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 60 hours)

 

 

 

  • Modern and Contemporary History Section: Preparatory Year

First semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Contemporary Iraq / Social and Economic Transformations 3
2 Political variables in the Arab Mashreq after the Second World War. 2
3 Iraqi historians in modern and contemporary covenants 2
4 Contemporary Turkey and its relations with the Arab world 3
5 Scripts in English Language 2
6 Specialized Subject 2
                Total 14 hours

 

 

Preparatory Year

Second semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 The colonial phenomenon and the Arab resistance movements 3
2 Political waves in the Arab world 3
3 Political Changes in the Arab Maghreb after World War II. 2
4 Measurement and Evaluation 2
5 Specialized Subject 2
                     Total 12 hours

The total number of Phd thesis units (first semester + second semester = 60 hours)

5- Geographical Department

Study Plan for Undergraduate Students: 

 

Geographical Department / First Year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Cartography and Remote Sensing 3 6
Africa and Australia 3 3
Geomorphology 2 2
Weather and climate science 3 6
         Total 11 17

 

Geographical Department / First Year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Educational Psychology 2 4
Computer Science 2 4
Arabic Language 2 4
Fundamentals of Education 2 4
         Total 8 16

 

Geographical Department / First Year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
History of the ancient Arab world 2 4
English Language 2 4
Human Rights 2 4
Natural climatology 3 6
Total 9 18

 

Geographical Department / Second Year

First Semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Science of forms of land surface 3 6
Eurasia Geography 3 6
Arabic Language 2 4
Educational Administration 2 4
Geography of Cities 3 6
         Total 13 26

 

Geographical Department / Second Year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Geography of the population 3 6
Psychology 2 4
History of the Islamic Arab State 2 4
Scientific Research Methodology 2 4
Geography of Agriculture 3 6
         Total 12 24

 

Geographical Department / Second Year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Geography of Industry 3 6
Americas geography 3 6
Educational supervision 2 4
English Language 2 4
Statistical and Geographic Modelling 3 6
         Total 13 26

 

Geographical Department / Third Year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Science of applied forms of land 3 6
Counseling and mental Health 2 4
History of the modern Arab world 2 4
Curriculum and teaching methods 3 6
         Total 10 20

 

Geographical Department / Third Year

Second semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Geography of Iraq 3 6
Geography of the Arab World 3 6
Measurement and Evaluation 2 4
Transport geography 3 6
         Total 11 22

 

Geographical Department / Third Year

Third semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Geopolitical 3 6
Geographical thought 3 6
Watching and classification 2 4
Graduation Research 2 4
         Total 10 20

 

Study Plan for Masters Students: 

 

Preparatory Year

First semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Geomorphological problems 3
2 Human problems 3
3 Geographical texts in English 2
4 Research methodology and Quantitative analysis 3
5 Computer programming 2
6 Teaching methods 2
                Total 15 hours

 

Preparatory Year

Second semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Economic problems 3
2 Climatic problems 3
3 Geographic Information Systems 3
4 Spatial modeling 3
5 Economic development 2
6 Transport geography 3
                     Total 17 hours

The total number of Master units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 36 hours)

Study plan for doctoral students: 

 

Preparatory Year

First semester

No Subject Name Hours
1 Problems in economic geography 3
2 Applied Climate 3
3 English geographical texts 3
4 Advanced Geographic Information Systems 3
5 Regional planning (specialized subject) 3
6 Economic blocs (specialized subject) 3
7 Economic development 3
8 Spatial analysis 3
                Total 24 hours

 

Preparatory Year

Second Semester

 

No Subject Name Hours
1 Geography Philosophy 3
2 Human problems 3
3 geomorphological problems 3
4 Measurement and Evaluation 2
5 Agricultural development (elective) 2
6 Regional classification (elective) 3
7 Special Territory 2
8 International polarization 2
9 Artificial insemination 2
                     Total 22 hours

The total number of Phd units (first semester + second semester + thesis = 60 hours)

6- Kindergarten Department

Study Plan for Undergraduate Students: 

 

Kindergarten Department / first year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Socialization of the child 2+ 2 4
History of Kindergarten Development 2 4
Educational Readings in English 2 4
Computer Science 2 + 1 4
         Total 11 16

 

Kindergarten Department / first year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
General Psychology 2 4
Arabic Language (sounds) 2 4
Democracy and human rights 2 4
Human biology 2 4
         Total 8 16

 

Kindergarten Department / first year

Third semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Linguistic development of kindergarten child 2 4
The psychology of playing for kindergarten children 2 + 2 6
Social education 2 4
Motor Education 2 4
         Total 10 18

 

Kindergarten Department / second year

First semester

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Motor Education 1 + 2 6
Child health 2 4
First Aid 2 4
Educational skills in English 2 4
         Total 9 18

 

Kindergarten Department / second year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Educational Research Methods 2 4
Educational Techniques for Kindergarten child 1 + 2 6
Curricula and teaching methods for kindergartens 3 + 2 5
Mental health of the child 2 4
         Total 12 19

 

Kindergarten Department / second year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Children’s Etiquette 2 4
Social Psychology 2 4
Educational statistics 2 4
Dolls and toys industry 1 + 2 5
         Total 9 17

 

Kindergarten Department / third year

First semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Educational Psychology 2 4
Child Physiology 2 4
Methods of Teaching Science Experiences 2 + 2 6
Educational Administration 2 4
         Total 10 18

 

Kindergarten Department / third year

Second semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Psychological counseling 2 4
Educational guidance 2 4
Musical education 1 + 2 6
Origins of Art Education 1 + 2 6
         Total 10 20

 

Kindergarten Department/Third Year

Third semester

 

Subject Name Hours Number of Units
Measurement and Evaluation 2 + 2 4
Graduation Research Projects 2 2
Child nutrition 2 4
Practical Education (applications) 10 14
         Total