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Bachelor of Education Griffith University

3.33 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
4 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This program prepares students to teach in primary or secondary settings. Students undertake a foundation first year and then undertake studies in either primary or secondary education from Year 1/Trimester 3. Students undertake professional practice which includes observation and participation in schools, practice teaching and community field studies.

Foundation (First) Year: All courses in the foundation year of the Bachelor of Education are offered across all three campuses (Gold Coast, Logan, Mt Gravatt).

Primary Education (Gold Coast, Logan, Mt Gravatt): Curriculum areas include history and geography, the way language develops and works, mathematics, science and technology, health and physical education, and the arts. Students studying Primary Education may also take a major in either Health and Physical Education or Special Needs Education or select one of the available minors. Core courses in the Primary Education Major are offered across all three campuses (Gold Coast, Logan, Mt Gravatt). Students may need to travel to another campus to undertake courses specific to a particular second Major or Minor that are not offered on their home campus.

Secondary Education (Gold Coast, Mt Gravatt): Students undertake studies in two teaching areas or one teaching area and one major (conditions apply to some teaching area combinations). Core courses in the Secondary Education Major are offered on the Gold Coast and Mt Gravatt campuses. Students may need to travel to another campus to undertake courses specific to a Secondary Teaching Area that are not offered on their home campus.
Careers

As a graduate, you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Queensland College of Teachers.

You will be prepared for a career as a teacher in the...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Education Griffith University based on 3 reviews
Rating
3.33
Job prospects
4.0
Teachers
3.67
Course work
3.33
Time worthy
3.33
Money Worthy
3.33



Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Getting to go on prac early was great. Even though it’s just observational, the fact that we get to actually get into the school in our first year is unique to Griffith and I think it helps solidify that this is the degree and career I want to pursue.

Negatives: Sometimes it feels like the tutors and their marki...

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May 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Lecturers were great. They were polite, helpful and made the classroom fun. Prac was also great.

Negatives: Lots of speeches! Little practical involvement, felt as if majority of what I was learning was irrelevant.

My advice to future students is: Constantly check your emails! Sadly notifications aren’t conne...

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May 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: The flexibility of the course, relevance to what i want to study, practicality and really prepares you for real world experiences

Negatives: A lot of online delivery which is hard to concentrate on

My advice to future students is: Work bit by bit and make sure you love what you’re doing

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