Physics department is mandated to capacity build secondary physics and primary science teachers within Kenya and other African countries. The department has a staff establishment of eleven trainers and a laboratory technician.
A department of excellence in teacher capacity development in secondary physics and primary science
To transform teaching of physics in secondary schools, and science in primary schools by continuously developing teacher competences for effective curriculum delivery and improved quality of education.
1. Producing physics and primary science training manuals and materials
2. Conduct training for secondary school teachers, primary school teachers and other stake holders
3. Conduct research in the teaching of primary science and secondary physics
4. Conduct monitoring and evaluation of training in Kenya and Africa region.
i. The department produces modules for secondary physics and primary science both for Kenya and SMASE WECSA countries.
ii. INSET in Primary science and secondary physics.
iii. January to April-conduct INSET, April-conduct M&E, May to August- conduct INSET, August- conduct M&E, September to December- conduct INSET for SMASE WECSA countries
Contact Departmental Dean
Contacts: Centre Of Mathematics, Science And Technology Education In Africa (CEMASTEA)
TEL+254-20-2044406; +254-70-6722697; +254-78-9797648