Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status (BEd (Hons))

University of Portsmouth the United Kingdom

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The award
BEd (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

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About Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status at University of Portsmouth

If you want to qualify as a Primary teacher while you earn an undergraduate (Bachelor's) degree, this is the perfect course for you.

You'll learn to enthuse, engage and inspire young people in their learning of all subjects while you develop your teaching practice. You'll gain professional experience in Primary schools and have the chance to do placements in different educational settings, such as in a special educational needs (SEN) school or the education department of a zoo.

When you graduate, you'll have a Bachelor of Education degree and be recommended for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) to the Teaching Regulation Authority.

**This is a new course and we're currently finalising the detailed information for this page. You can still see entry requirements and apply. You can also see information about what modules you'll study and course costs.**

What you'll study
Each module on this course is worth a certain number of credits.

In each year, you need to study modules worth a total of 120 credits. For example, four modules worth 20 credits and one module worth 40 credits.

Year 1
Core modules:

Core Primary Education
Foundations of Primary Education
Introduction to Educational Contexts
Child and Youth Development
There are no optional modules in this year.

Year 2
Core modules:

Classroom practice in Primary Education
Professional Studies in Primary Education
Alternative Educational Settings
Educational Research and Theory
Optional modules:

Gender Race and Education
Technology in Education
Just Playing
Year 3
Core modules:

Primary Teaching
Teachers and Researchers
Leading Learning
Optional modules:

Children and Young People With Severe Learning Difficulties
Behaviour Matters
Education and Society

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  • The awardBEd (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
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Entry requirements

  • Typical offer
  • 104 points from 3 A-Levels or equivalent
  • English language requirements
  • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Don't meet the entry requirements?

Consider a Foundation or Pathway course at University of Portsmouth to prepare for your chosen course:

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