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 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 broad field comprises the following narrow fields: