Bishop Grosseteste University Primary Education
Course duration: 3 years
Mode of study: Full-time
Qualification: BA (Hons)
Ranked 53rd for Education
- 71.0 / 100.0
- 4.10 / 5.00
UCAS Institution Code: B38
UCAS Course Code: X120
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|UCAS Tariff: 112–96|
Here at BGU we consider ourselves experts in education and we’ve been training teachers for over 150 years. If you believe that you can inspire children to learn and are passionate about the role that primary education plays in shaping a child’s future, then you’d probably fit in well here. This course will equip you both academically and professionally for a career in teaching, leading to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You’ll spend a significant amount of time in school throughout the course, and will be encouraged and supported as you learn to develop effective ways to teach the whole primary curriculum.
Year 1: Introduction of the foundation subjects; introduction to learning; introduction to teaching; introduction to the curriculum; introduction to school placement; developing skills and attitudes; environmental enquiry.
Year 2: Targeting learning; communication, culture and citizenship; investigating child development; school placement; contextualising the core curriculum; people, place and perception.
Year 3: Leading learning; perspectives on practice; the researching teacher; final school placement; non-QTS placement.
Assessment includes: School placements, academic essays, group and individual presentations, practical assignments, portfolios and examinations.
- September 2017