What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education Arts? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Education Arts under the faculty of Education in the university, then continue reading this post as I have provided you the subject combinations required in WAEC result as well as NECO result to study Education Arts.
Referencing the introduction already made above, this is a notice to all aspirants who wish to apply for admission into any of the universities in Nigeria to study Education Arts under the faculty of Education that the list of compulsory subjects as well as optional subjects required in O level result (WAEC and NECO) before applying for admission into Education Arts has been published in this post.
As mentioned above, some of these NECO and WAEC subject requirements are compulsory which means you need to have at least a minimum of Credit passes (C6) in them in your o level result before you can use it to apply for admission to study Education Arts.
Also, keep in mind that some schools may have special subject combination requirements for the subjects that are eligible to be used in JAMB before one can gain admission into Education Arts. Irrespective of the subjects required by each school, English Language and Mathematics are compulsory subjects that you need to pass before you can gain admission to study Education Arts.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Education Arts you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education Arts here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
Other Useful Resources
Before you proceed, check out the following resources that will help you better prepare for JAMB:
- JAMB Syllabus For All Subjects
- JAMB Recommended Textbooks For All Subjects
- JAMB Form | JAMB Registration Form Procedures
O Level (WAEC and NECO) Subject Requirements For Education Arts
The WAEC subjects required to study Education Arts are as follows:
Five SSCE credits in relevant subjects including English Language, Mathematics and subject of specialization.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIPORT requires for English, French and Theatre Arts options Literature in English. For History PHC does not accepts Government in liue of History.
(ii) UNN requires Five O’ level credit passes to include the subjects to be combined with Education and a credit or its equivalent in English Language at SSCE or its equivalent.
*For Education/English, Credit in English Language and Literature are compulsory
*For Education/History, Government or History is compulsory
*For Education/French – French is compulsory
*For Education/Igbo Linguistics, Igbo is compulsory.
Candidates for Education Music, Ed/Creative Art and Education Fine and Applied Arts must not possess Music, Creative Art or Fine and Applied Arts respectively at O’ level, but are qualified with Five Credits at a sitting or six credits at two sittings which must include English Language.
(iii) UNICAL accepts a pass in Mathematics.
(iv) UDUSOK requires five O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any other three subjects, two of which must be Arts subjects in not more than two sittings.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Education Arts posted above are only eligible if you want to study Education Arts under the faculty of Education. If the course you are looking for is in another faculty, keep in mind that the o level subject requirements may vary and as such, you need to check the WAEC and NECO requirements for that course under the faculty of interest. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Education Arts
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Education Arts posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Education Arts subject requirements mentioned above either in your WAEC result or your NECO result. You can find the schools by selecting the faculty and course in JAMB brochure here.