Education is the study of the process of learning. It includes the theories, methods and techniques of imparting knowledge and skills to others.
The theoretical content of Education field includes:
- Curriculum development
- Processes of learning and skill acquisition
- Teaching methods.
The main purpose of this broad field of education is to develop an understanding of the processes and methods of teaching and learning in pre-schools, schools, tertiary educational institutions and informal settings.
This study area comprises the following fields of work:
- Teacher Education
- Curriculum and Education Studies
- Other Education.