JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY
UNIVERSITY EXAMINATIONS 2018/2019
YEAR I SEMESTER I EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
HDS 2103: EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT
DATE: DECEMBER 2018 TIME: 2 HOURS
Answer all questions in this section.
a. Detail the history of education from ancient to modern times. (10 marks)
b. Explain the various aims of education and comment on their relevance to development.
c. To what extent is education a public good? (10 marks)
Answer any two questions in this section
With the use of relevant examples, compare and contrast teacher centered and student centered philosophies of education. (20 marks)
Assess the importance of education in achievement of Kenya’s development plan (Vision 2030) and the big 4 agenda. (20 marks)
Using relevant examples contrast the various ways through which education can be financed.
Discus the role of education in achievement of sustainable development goals. (20 marks)