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  • Department of Education
  • Department profile

    The Teacher Education initiates graduates and post graduates into the profession of teaching by instilling in them knowledge, competency, skills and attitudes needed to act as agents of social change and modernization.

    Blog Address-departmentofeducationadu.blogspot.com
    Email ID- educationdepartment1968@gmail.com

    Vision

    Building a generation of academically brilliant inspiring teachers fired with a spirit of service and higher values.

    Mission

    • To provide value based education and help the students attain professional competency to cope with the rapid advancement in the field of Education and Technology
    • Prepare teachers and leaders who will assume position as educator , administrator, researcher, entrepreneur and policy maker at the local, national and global levels

    Genesis and growth of the School of Education

    Sri Avinashilingam Teachers' College came into being in the year 1968 with 70 students in the B.T. course with a faculty strength of 5.The college which was affiliated to the then Madras University started with only Mathematics, Home Science and English as optional subjects and soon increased its scope by offering more optional namely Physical Science, Biological Science, History and Economics. Vertical expansion was effected by introducing M.Ed. Degree course in 1973, M.Phil. (Edn) in 1986 & Ph.D. (Edn) in 1989. The year 1988 saw the College of Education coming into the fold of the newly born Avinashilingam Deemed University in the name of Faculty of Education. In 2018 Faculty of Education is renamed as School of Education.

    The School is headed by the Dean and the Department by HoD. The Department of Education comprises of a Professor, two Associate Professors, four Assistant Professors, Four Temporary Assistant Professors and Three Teaching Assistants.

    The General Objectives of our programmes are to:

    • Develop competencies and skills that go to make an effective teacher
    • Provide opportunities for practice teaching and preparation of instructional materials
    • Inculcate positive attitude towards learners
    • Develop knowledge, attitude and skills to handle classes in inclusive setup
    • Inculcate social and moral values in personal and professional life
    • Provide opportunities for learning fine arts
    • Develop research aptitude and
    • Develop socially committed Teachers, Teacher Educators, Researchers and Entrepreneurs

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    Recognition letters

  • Programmes Offered

    Courses Offered
      I. B.Ed. 2 Years ( 4 Semesters): The following subjects are offered:
    • Mathematics
    • Physical Science
    • Biological Science
    • Home Science
    • Special English
    • History
    • Economics
    • Special Education (Visual Impairment)
    • Special Education(Hearing Impairment)

    Eligibility:

    B.Ed : A 3 years Bachelor's Degree/ 2 Year's Master's Degree in the relevant subject with 55% of marks. Master's Degree is the basic qualification for Economics. (Reservation policy is followed as per Government rules)

    II. M.Ed-2 years (4 Semesters):M.Ed

    • M.Ed.(GeneralEducation)
    Eligibility M.Ed : A Pass in B.Ed/ B.A.B.Ed/ B.Sc B.Ed/ B.EL.Ed

    III. M.Phil(Education) Full Time -one year Eligibility:

    • A Pass in M.Ed with 55% of marks.
    IV. Ph.D Programme
    I. Ph.D (Education)-Full time with M.Phil- 2 years
    Ph.D (Education)-Full time without M.Phil- 3 years
    II. Ph.D (Education)-Part time with M.Phil- 3 years
    Ph.D (Education)-Part time without M.Phil- 4 years
    Part time is made available to any working teacher.

    All these courses are conducted at the School of Education, located in Ayya Avinashilingam Nagar, Varappalayam, Coimbatore-641108.

  • Programme Specific Outcomes(PSO)
    B.Ed
    • Apply the Philosophical, Psychological, Sociological and Pedagogical knowledge for the enhancement of teaching-learning process
    • Innovate new teaching learning resources to meet the changing needs of the society
    • Emerge as a/an inspiring teacher, entrepreneur, able administrator and value based social leader
    • Enhance the functional skills of the future citizens in the classroom
    • Develop as a societal leader to take the upper hand to establish a welfare society

      M.Ed

    • Apply the knowledge of Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Administration and Technology for the enhancement of Teacher Education Programme
    • Emerge as a scientific researcher to meet the diverse needs of the society
    • Evolve as a/an able and inspiring teacher educator, entrepreneur and moulder of value based inspiring teacher
    • Apply the innovations obtained out of research in the field of education
    • Engage in independent and lifelong learning in the broadest context of Technological change
  • Syllabus
  • Facilities

    A Wi-Fi enabled campus (Own building) with the following lab facilities

    • Classroom -7
    • H.O.D room-1
    • Staff room-1
    • Seminar Hall-1
    • Fine Arts room-1
    • Audio Visual lab
    • Psychology lab
    • Home science lab
    • Physical Science lab
    • Biological Science lab
    • Social Science lab
    • Educational Technology Lab
    • Computers
    • Laptops
    • Server
    • Internet access
    • Interactive Board
    • Visualizer
    • Classroom talky
    • Digital camera
    • Cordless microphone
    • Over-head projectors
    • Sound recorder
    • Talking Timer
    • Jass Software
    • Braillers
    • Audio Books
    • Slide projector
    • Film strip projector
    • TV, VCR, Tape recorder
    • Video cam
    • LCD projectors
    • Photo copier
    • Fax machine
    • Water Doctor
    • Toilets -12
    • Hostel (plan attached)
    • Bank Facility (Indian Bank Extension Counter)
    • Cafeteria
    • Stationary
    • Phone facility both in the Department and Hostel
    • Parking area
    • Transport facility

    Facilities available to develop Physical Fitness (sharing basis)

    • 400 mts track
    • Courts and fields for major games and Sports
    • Fully equipped Fitness lab
    • Physiotherapy lab
    • Gymnasium
    • Anatomy physiology and Exercise
    • physiology lab
    • Table Tennis Tables, Chess Boards,
    • Basketball court, Ball badminton court, Kabbadi court
    • Track and field, Kho-Kho court,Hurdles,
    • Throwball court, High Jump Bed, Shot put,
    • Carrom Boards, Fitness equipments
    • Treadmill-Manual and Spring Board
  • Staff Details
    Name of the Faculty Designation Specialization Year of Joining Mail id
    Dr.(Mrs.)N.Vasuki
    M.A., M.Ed.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.

    Professor

    English Education

    1987

    vasuki_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    vasukieducation@gmail.com
    Dr.(Mrs.) M.Chandravathana M.A., M.Ed.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    History Education,Value Education

    1998

    chandravathana_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    sujijuly8@gmail.com
    Dr.(Mrs.).H.Indu
    M.Sc., M.Ed.,M.Phil., SLET,Ph.D., MBA

    Associate Professor & HOD

    Science Education, Educational Research and Statistics

    1999

    hod_education@avinuty.ac.in
    indu_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    induedn@gmail.com
    Mrs.S.S.Manimozhi
    M.Sc.,M.Phil.,M.Ed., M.Phil., PGD in Hr.Edn., NET

    Assistant Professor - SG

    Mathematics Education,Educational Education

    1999

    manimozhi_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    manimozhi.nikhil@gmail.com
    Mrs.S.S.Andal
    M.Sc., M.Ed., M.Phil.,SLET

    Assistant Professor -SS

    Educational Evaluation, Mathematics Education

    2001

    andal_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    andal.s.gopal@gmail.com
    Mrs.R.Vaijayanthi
    M.Sc.,M.Ed., M.Phil., NET & SLET

    Assistant Professor -SG

    Educational Psychology, Montessori Education

    2001

    vaijanthi_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    vai_rangarajuu@yahoo.com
    Dr.(Mrs)C.Karthik Deepa
    M.A.,M.Ed., Ph.D., NET

    Assistant Professor

    English Education, Educational Technology

    2010

    karthikdeepa_edu@avinuty.ac.in
    cherrydeepa@gmail.com
    Self Supporting Staff
    Ms.A.Suryalatha
    M.Sc., M.Ed., M.Phil., SLET

    Assistant Professor (Temp)

    Teacher Education,Educational Philosophy

    2001

    lathasuri17@gmail.com
    Mrs.A.Mangalambigai
    M.Sc., M.Ed., M.A., NET

    Assistant Professor (Temp)

    Educational Psychology,Guidance and Counselling

    2006

    mangal.spleducator@gmail.com
    Ms.K.Deepa
    M.A., M.Phil., M.Ed., NET

    Assistant Professor (Temp)

    English Education

    2018

    deepa1517@gmail.com
    Mrs.B.Santhamani
    M.Sc., M.Ed.,

    Teaching Assistant (Temp)

    Biological Science Education, Human Rights Education

    2018

    Sakacbe77@gmail.com
    Mrs.T.Premalatha
    M.Sc., M.Ed., SLET

    Assistant Professor (Temp)

    Science Education, Special Education

    2018

    premalathaedn18@gmail.com
    Mrs.S.Gomathi
    M.Sc., B.Ed.,

    Teaching Assistant (Temp)

    Education Technology

    2018

    gomathisundar30@gmail.com
    Mrs.N.Yaminikarthika
    MCA., MBA,

    Teaching Assistant (Temp)

    ICT

    2017

    yaminikarthikathiyanesh@gmail.com
  • Sponsored Projects

    S.No

    Project Title

    Amount (Rs)

    Period

    Staff Incharge

    1.

    Multimodal Approaches in Teaching Science to Children with Hearing Impairment

    24,17,482

    Nov 2018 to Nov 2021

    Dr.H.Indu, Associate Prof & Head & Mrs.K.Kalaivani,

    Assistant Professor

    2.

    Developing Multimedia Package of Local Folktales and its Impact on Functional English of "Rural Children"

    10,39,500

    17 th July 2018 17 thJuly 2020

     

    Dr.N.Vasuki, Professor

    Mrs..A.Mangalambigai Temporary Assistant Professor

    Dr.C.Karthik Deepa, Assistant Professor

     

    3.

    Usage of Assistive Technology to Enhance Literary Skills in Children with Learning Difficulties

     

    4,33,888

    16 th July 2018 to

    16 th July 2019

    Dr.T.Geetha & Mrs.R.Vaijayanthi, Assistant Professor(SG)

    4.

    UGC-MOOCs (Swayam) project for the development of Non-Technology Post-Graduate course on 'e-Assessment '

    13,50,000

    From 11 th July 2018

    Dr.C.KarthikDeepa, Assistant Professor

     

     

  • Seminar/Conferences conducted

     

    Name of the Seminar/ Workshop /Conference

    Organiser

    Duration

    International Conference on Bridging Innovations in Sports, Education and Nutrition

    Faculty of Education and Dept of Food Service Management and Dietetics

    Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore

    8 th and 9 th February 2018

    Edutech Jamboree- A combination of 6 Two day National Seminars

    • Create Positive Change: Put Emotional Intelligence into Action
    • Cyber Citizenship: Ethics, Limits and Responsibilities
    • Sensitizing students on Human Rights Education
    • Adapted Physical Education and Sporting possibilities in Inclusive Set Up
    • Accessible Technology for the Differently Abled: Education , Communication and Mobility Devices
    • E-assessment : Anytime , Anywhere

     

    Faculty of Education and Faculty of Engineering

    17 th and 18 th January 2018

    National seminar on"Promotion of Higher Education for Students with Special Needs"

    Dept. of Education and Dept. of Special Education

    12 th December 2017

    Two Day National Conference on ' Teaching in Technological Era'

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    9 th & 10 th August, 2017

    One day National Seminar on 'Internationalisation of Higher Education'

    Faculty of Education & Faculty of E ngineering

    Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

     

    21 st July, 2017

    Five Day workshop on 'Tap the Untapped Skills'

     

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

     

    12 th to 17 th, December, 2016

    UGC Sponsored Seven Day Workshop on 'E-Content Development'

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    18 th -24 th March 2016


    UGC Sponsored Seven Day Workshop on 'E-Content Development and Digital Lesson Plan Writing'

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    &

    Department of Education al Technology

    Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli

    5 th -11 th February, 2016

    A Two Day Workshop on 'Basic Skills For Digital Lessons'

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    30 th & 31 st October,2015

    Ten day workshop on 'Practical Application in Language: Instructional Planning, Usage & Development and Writing'

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    8 th – 12 th & 15 th – 19 th October, 2012.

     

    One day workshop On 'Tackle The Timid

     

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    6 th November, 2012

    UGC sponsored National Workshop on "Enhancing Educational Ecosystem"

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    9 th & 10 th March, 2012

    Two Day State Level Seminar on "Enhancing Pedagogic Skills of Teachers in Higher Education"

    Department of Education, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore - 641 108

    12 th & 13 th February, 2007

  • Placement details

    Academic Year

    No. of Students opted

    No. of students selected

    Percentage

    B.Ed.

    M.Ed.

    B.Ed.

    M.Ed.

    B.Ed.

    M.Ed.

    2010-2011

    120

    19

    56

    19

    46

    100

    2011-2012

    100

    23

    74

    4

    74

    17

    2012-2013

    112

    17

    86

    4

    76

    23

    2013-2014

    124

    6

    98

    4

    79

    66

    2014-2015

    115

    6

    106

    6

    92

    100

    2015-2016

    Since B.Ed. and M.Ed. Program duration is for 2 years, placement was done at the end of 2016-2017

    2016-17

    96

    1

    46

    1

    49

    100

    2017-18

    100

    -

    47

    -

    47

    -

  • Research Programmes

    Thrust Area

    No. of Ph.Ds

    M.Phil

    Completed

    Ongoing

    Educational Psychology

    4

    3

    7

    Environmental Education

    3

     

    4

    Value Education

    3

     

    2

    Human Rights

    1

     

     

    Educational Technology

    2

     

    7

    Pedagogical Studies

    4

    5

    3

    Inclusive Education

    5

    2

    3

    Health Education

    2

     

    1

    Population Education

     

     

    3

    Total

    24

    10

    30

  • Awards & Achievements

    Awards and Recognition- Staff Members

    • Dr.Indu,H Awarded with the title "Idea Smith Superior 2018" for The Best idea and Slogan for the All India Make My Day Contest for Faculty members conducted in connection with the World Mental Health Day 2018.

    Awards and Recognition- Students:
    • Ms. Akshaya I B.Ed Third Prize winner in the RxHappiness 2018 All India Poster Competition conducted by Education Career Research Organization, Tiruchirappalli.

  • Publications
  • Student's Attendance Report