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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Southern Cross University - SCU

4.0 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
East Lismore
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This combined degree prepares graduates to teach in up to two secondary teaching areas in English, mathematics, modern history, biology, chemistry, physics, earth and environmental science, personal development, health and physical education, geography, society and culture and Aboriginal studies. Alternatively, students can study one secondary teaching area and an area of interest through a range of electives. This is in addition to studies in literacy and numeracy, equity and diversity, supporting learners with diverse needs, assessment, and the use of information and communications technology in education.

Students complete a number of professional teaching experiences to put theory into practice and to observe and reflect on the dynamics of the education...

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Teaching majors1 (and locations: L = Lismore, O = Online):
Biology (L, O2)
Chemistry (L)
Earth and Environmental Science (L, O3)
English (O)

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Graduates may find employment as a secondary school teacher in schools and colleges. Graduates can teach in up to two subjects: biology; chemistry; earth and...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Southern Cross University - SCU based on 2 reviews
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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2012

Positives: There was freedom to select units via Open Universities which allowed for variety of electives. The education units were mostly relevant and offered practical skills.

Negatives: There was poor organisation in terms of subject selection causing me to have to study an extra session. Some of the Arts units felt irr...

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July 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: The tutors and lecturers are exceptional at helping you pass, they are very invested and outcome orientated. I always feel like they are willing to do whatever it takes to get me over the finish line.

Negatives: There are a lot of external units, I prefer to do on campus study so that sucks for me, but might be ...

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