Bachelor of Education (Secondary) University of Queensland - UQ

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

This pre-service teacher education program is available only as a dual degree. Students completing a dual degree have the opportunity to complete two degrees in less time than if each was studied separately. The Bachelor of Education (Secondary) offers school based learning and draws on the latest research into effective teaching, ensuring graduates are well equipped to teach. Students completing a dual degree with education are prepared for secondary school teaching, or training in business or industry. Teaching is a challenging and rewarding career, with secondary school teachers in demand worldwide. Teaching areas include accounting, Asian languages (Chinese, Japanese, Indonesian), biology, business organisation and management, chemistry, computers and information processing, drama, economics, English, English as a second language, European languages (French, German, Italian, Spanish), geography, history, mathematics, media studies, science 21, music, physics, special needs, studies in religion and study of society.

The non-education degree undertaken provides the content knowledge for two teaching areas, while the education degree provides the skills and knowledge for the teaching of the content.

Secondary school teacher

Additional Information

Students must complete 10 days school experience and 90 days supervised practicum. Every effort is made to place students within a reasonable dista...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Education (Secondary) University of Queensland - UQ based on 3 reviews
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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2019

I'm studying this with Science.

Positives: This course is structured quite well, with a range of theoretical and practical subjects. The combination of the two degrees together is great, as it allows for flexibility in employment options as well as a thorough knowledge of the chosen teaching subject area. For the most part...

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April 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: The practical elements

Negatives: The contradiction

My advice to future students is: Study hard for all of the big essays

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December 2017
Year completed 2016

This is a great course for teacher preparation.

It involves many practical opportunities and the lecturers and academic staff are awesome.

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