Expert Says Nigerian Education Curriculum Responsible For Unemployment Reviewed by Momizat on . The Founder of the Centre for Applied Thinking, Josefu Adeyeni on Wednesday said the Nigerian Educational curriculum is structured in a way that graduates are p The Founder of the Centre for Applied Thinking, Josefu Adeyeni on Wednesday said the Nigerian Educational curriculum is structured in a way that graduates are p Rating:
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Expert Says Nigerian Education Curriculum Responsible For Unemployment

The Founder of the Centre for Applied Thinking, Josefu Adeyeni on Wednesday said the Nigerian Educational curriculum is structured in a way that graduates are prepared to be job seekers rather than job creators.

Speaking as a guest on Channels Television’s breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily, Mr Adeyeni said the Nigerian educational system is using the 20th century curriculum to prepare 21st century people.

He said though the Bloom’s Taxonomy, which guided the curriculum structure in Nigeria education and was prepared in 1956, was revised in 2001, the country still use the old version which emphasised preparation for job after graduation.

In the video below, Mr Adeyeni recommends two steps to stemming the alarming rate of unemployment in Nigeria.

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/CINURMIQIUT5WA3K5CELNSEBNY Faith

    The current standard of educatio in Nigeria is one contributory reason for unemployment; however, it is not the only reason for unemployment of youths in Nigeria; the issue of unemployment is multi-factorial in origin (multiple factors).

  • sizzla sizzla jr

    The problem of Nigeria is that the know how Leaders and Elders in our society who applies primitive backward reasoning to their doings don’t know and they don’t want to learn from the youths because they feel age matters in brainstorming and creativities of human brain.

  • http://twitter.com/elba2moses Elbani moses

    Even the problem of mismanagement of resources of this country coupled with voluminous corruption has deep root in this kwashiokored educational system where the only thing the lecturers think about is salary increase and saling of hand outs. 

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