Educational sciences are essential in preparing university students for real life. This includes not only abstract knowledge, but also scientific and life skills. The department offers a set of educational and general preparation courses. Since its establishment, the department has striven to ensure that the academic curricula are mirroring the societal norms and national values of Saudi society. It has also ensured that these courses reflect the skills that graduate students need in their life. Skills such as the ability to positively communicate with peers and community, the ability to think creatively, being aware of the community issues and how to deal with them, and participating in achieving the Kingdom's vision 2030.
The department has a group of excellent faculty members and staff who are specialalized in curriculum and teaching methodology, education, and sociology.