Primary Education BA (Hons) with QTS

Bachelor's degree

In Bangor

£ 11,750 VAT inc.

Description

  • Type

    Bachelor's degree

  • Location

    Bangor (Wales)

  • Duration

    3 Years

  • Start date

    September

This 3 year course will qualify you to teach in a primary school. It is designed to respond to the government's criteria for initial teacher training. You will gain a broad grounding in the whole primary curriculum, choosing to specialise in the Foundation Phase (3 7), or Key Stage 2 (7 11) in year 3.

Facilities

Location

Start date

Bangor (Gwynedd)
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LL57 2DG

Start date

SeptemberNow taking bookings

About this course

The course aims to enable understudies to: Will be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of what constitutes an appropriate curriculum within the three teaching areas, Language Skills, Literacy and Communication; Developing Welsh and Mathematical Development Will start to develop some appropriate teaching and learning strategies to apply their knowledge practically within the areas of Language Skills, Literacy and Communication; Developing Welsh, English and Mathematical Development; Will gain an initial understanding of how to deliver literacy, numeracy and ICT skills across other teaching fields and areas in the Foundation Phase; Will understand the interrelationship of the teaching areas of Language Skills, Literacy and Communication; Developing Welsh and Mathematical Development with the skills and dimensions across the curriculum. Pathway 2: will be able to speak, read and write Welsh for the purposes of promoting the everyday Welsh of learners in line with their personal linguistic competence and will also demonstrate a basic knowledge and awareness of how to promote the development of learners learning English as an additional language.

The BA Primary Education, BSc Design and Technology Secondary Education and BA Childhood Studies courses opens up a range of opportunities for you who are interested in specialising in a teaching career. Many of our graduates have gone on to work in the primary, secondary, tertiary or higher education sectors. Many of our BA in Childhood studies students have applied for our PGCE course. But, our graduates can look forward to opportunities in a range of other career pathways. These interesting career opportunities could include : social work child care youth and community work publishing, journalism and the media museum and gallery education libraries public services human resources

GCSE grade B in Mathematics, English Language and GCSE grade C in Science; for the Welsh medium course – grade C Welsh required. If you do not possess the desired GCSEs then it may be possible to take one of our standalone tests. Please contact the School for further information. At least 240 points at GCE/VCE level with a minimum of two Cs at A Level preferably in curricular subjects.

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Subjects

  • IT
  • Primary
  • Literacy
  • School
  • IT Development
  • Social Development
  • Primary education
  • Design and Technology
  • Creative Development
  • Personal and Social Development
  • Religious Education
  • Mathematical Development
  • Understanding of the World
  • Communication Skills
  • Literacy
  • Cultural Diversity
  • IT
  • Social Development
  • IT

Course programme

Year 1 Modules: Professional Studies (30 credits) School Experience (8 weeks) (30 credits) LITERACY AND NUMERACY 1: (30 credits) Language, Literacy and Communication Skills Mathematical Development THE CHILD'S WORLD 1: (30 credits) Personal and Social Development, Well being and Cultural Diversity, Physical Development Creative Development Religious Education Knowledge and Understanding of the World Year 2 Modules: Professional Studies (30 credits) School Experience (8 weeks) (30 credits) CORE SUBJECT STUDIES: (30 credits) English Mathematics Science Welsh NON CORE SUBJECT STUDIES: (30 credits) Art Design and Technology Geography History Music Physical Education Religious Education Year 3 Either LOWER PRIMARY (3 7) Professional Studies (30 credits) School Experience (8 weeks) (30 credits) LITERACY AND NUMERACY 2: (30 credits) Language, Literacy and Communication Skills Mathematical Development THE CHILD'S WORLD 2 : (30 credits) Personal and Social Development, Well being and Cultural Diversity, Physical Development Creative Development Religious Education Knowledge and Understanding of the World Or UPPER PRIMARY (7 11) Professional Studies (30 credits) School Experience (8 weeks) (30 credits) CORE SUBJECT STUDIES: (30 credits) English Mathematics Science Welsh NON CORE SUBJECT STUDIES: (30 credits) Art Design and Technology Geography History Music Physical Education Religious Education

Primary Education BA (Hons) with QTS

£ 11,750 VAT inc.