Staffordshire University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status (3-7) (5-11)

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Course summary

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The BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS provides a route into the primary teaching alongside gaining an education degree, which means you'll be able to go straight into your first job as a primary school teacher when you graduate. Our course puts learning at the heart of what we do. This means that your learning is at the centre of the course just as, when you are teaching, the learning of your school students must be at the centre of your work. The course is distinctive because it involves a mix of university input and school experience, close attention to your individual needs and a genuine sense of partnership with the schools that we work with. You'll undertake valuable and varied placements at each stage of the course in a range of settings. • Applicants to Initial Teacher Training courses are required to pass the skills tests before starting their course. • You will be required to successfully complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application and be certified fit to teach. • You will be invited for interview prior to your acceptance and enrolment onto the course and expected to carry out a teaching placement assessment. • You will be provided with a teaching placements post enrolment. • Ideally applicants will have at least 2 weeks experience with within a school/educational setting. This and other experience with children will enhance applications, e.g. Brownies Scouts, sports coaching etc On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Primary

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
X112
Institution code:
S72
Campus name:
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Interview

Other

You will be required to successfully pass an Occupational Health check


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required such as IELTS 6.0 or above (with a minimum of 5.5 in each category). A minimum of GCSE of English at Grade C or above

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £14000 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Primary Education with Qualified Teacher Status (3-7) (5-11) at Staffordshire University - UCAS