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Primary (FS/KS1 with QTS) BEd (Hons)

University of Plymouth

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Education (with Honours) - BEd (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Set yourself up for a successful career in early years education, developing the professional skills you’ll need to teach in schools and other settings in this sector. Shaped by our own research expertise, this course supports you in the study of different forms of education for children from three to seven years old. Examine the development of children’s communication and relationships and gain an in-depth understanding and practical experience of how young children think, develop and learn.Launch your career through obtaining integrated Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), which means you can begin your teaching career immediately. Expand your horizons, enhance your practical experience and set yourself above the competition by taking the opportunity to teach and study abroad.• 96 per cent of students were in work/study six months after finishing and 96 per cent of those in employment six months after the course were in a professional/managerial job. 94 per cent of students agreed staff were good at explaining things (source: 2016 NSS and 2016 DLHE survey results available on Unistats*).• Launch your career – integrated Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) means you can begin your teaching career immediately.• Gain invaluable practical experience teaching in schools, equipping yourself with the professional skills you need to be a successful, confident primary school teacher.• Stand out from the crowd, your subject specialism will enable you to be a subject leader in schools.• Boost your employability – throughout the course you’ll be supported in preparing for interviews and entering the workplace.• Expand your horizons, enhance your practical experience and set yourself above the competition by taking the opportunity to teach and study abroad.• Benefit from studying a course rated 'Good' by Ofsted (2013/2014) and learning from an academic team who are leading the way in their subjects, carrying out research that turns heads worldwide.• Learn through interactive workshops and with no end-of-year/semester exams.• Take the opportunity to see how the theories relate to the real world through regular visits to a family with a young child.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 13,800per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Plymouth

  • University League Table

    71st

  • Campus address

    Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, England

The university has a thriving international community, with over 2,500 students from more than 100 countries, and 80 partnerships in over 30 countries.
A dedicated international student advice team provides specialist support to international students, helping them settle into UK life.
The university is renowned for world-leading research, especially in the fields of marine and maritime, health technologies and sustainability.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    30th out of 81

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    123 62%

    34th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    43rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%

    18th

    11

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