University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Primary Education Studies (2 Year Accelerated Degree)

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Course summary

Gain a degree in primary education in just two years and benefit from teacher training rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in its 2016 report. We also have excellent links with schools. Our intensive two-year accelerated degree in primary education will develop your awareness of current practice in primary schools and early years settings. You will be taught by specialists who have links in primary education and have the chance to gain hands-on experience on school-based placements. This degree course is ideal if you want to gain Qualified Teacher Status by applying for a School Direct or PGCE course once you've graduated. What you should know about this course:

  • Our degree is condensed into an intensive two-year programme of study
  • Taught by specialists with links in primary education, featuring opportunities which enable you to make connections between theory and school-based practice
  • Incorporates the most current and up-to-date advances in response to changes in this ever-evolving sector.

Course details

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

Students are assessed through a combination of course work, exams and practical assessment where relevant. You can view more information about how each module on this course is assessed within our 'What you will study' section. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
9K65
Institution code:
G70
Campus name:
University of Greenwich (Avery Hill Campus)
Campus code:
A

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We accept A Levels, T Levels, BTECs, International Baccalaureate (IB), Access to HE courses, or equivalent level 3 qualifications.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.gre.ac.uk/undergraduate-courses/eduhea/primary-education-2-year-accelerated-degree-ba-hons/2023#entry-requirements

Additional entry requirements

Health checks

Occupational health screening

Other

Additional entry requirements: • Professional / Academic Reference Required • Complete a suitability declaration, an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check, and an occupational health check. Find out more about these requirements, including how and when you will need to complete them, on our suitability to practice pages https://www.gre.ac.uk/welcome/registration/health-clearance


English language requirements

For more information about our English Language Requirements, please click on the following link:

https://www.gre.ac.uk/international/help-and-support/courses


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
66%
Student satisfaction
55%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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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
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2022/23 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2023/24 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Primary Education Studies (2 Year Accelerated Degree) at University of Greenwich - UCAS