Bachelor of Primary Education

University of the Sunshine Coast

Student rating (4.38) from 44 reviews
Ranked #2 in our University Rankings

Overview

Bachelor Degree
Sunshine Coast
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Our program is designed to qualify you to work as a primary school classroom teacher (Prep-Year 6). You’ll learn how children learn, how to plan, teach and assess, and integrate ICT in your teaching.
You will develop curriculum knowledge in English, mathematics, science, technology, arts, health and physical education, history, and geography. From your first year, you’ll complete 90 days of Supervised Professional Experience in local schools, and rural and remote settings if desired.

You will develop a curriculum focus in either Science or English/Literacy through undertaking elective courses in this field and completing specialised assessments. Current education priorities focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) and English/Literacy capabilities. As a teacher with a focus in Science or English/Literacy you will bring specialised knowledge for teaching and engaging children in these two priority courses into the primary school.
Careers

Primary school teacher, private practice tutor, education consultant, community education centre leader, College/University lecturer, zoo education officer,...

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Additional Information

You will develop valuable skills and experiences through participation in Wider Field Experiences where you engage with community projects and work...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Primary Education based on 6 reviews
Rating
3.83
Job prospects
4.0
Teachers
3.67
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
3.5
Money Worthy
3.5