Bachelor of Education (Hons) Primary Education

About the Course

The BEd (Hons) degree for Primary Teaching (with QTS) is a three-year full-time programme offering professional and academic training leading to recommendation of the award of Qualified Teacher Status. It is structured to allow you to develop the skills and subject knowledge required by primary teachers to teach the full National Curriculum, and develop specific expertise for making a distinctive contribution to primary practice.

School based training will be offered in Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key stage 2. You will be qualified to teach across the 3 – 11 age range.

Career Opportunities

Opportunities for BEd graduates are excellent with many obtaining first teaching posts in local schools.

UoD Modules

Year 1
An introduction to mathematics learning
Children’s Development in English
Developing Professional Practice Induction 1
Developing Professional Practice Induction 2
Introduction to English
Introduction to Foundation Subjects and RE
School Placement 1
Science: Learning and Teaching

Year 2
Creative Enquiry in Science and the Foundation Subjects
Developing Professional Practice Consolidation 1
Developing Professional Practice Consolidation 2
Developing classroom practice in mathematics
English: Children’s Experiences of Texts
English: Diversity and Inclusion
School Placement 2

Year 3
Becoming an outstanding maths teacher
Developing Professional Practice Enrichment 1
Developing Professional Practice Enrichment 2
Developing a creative curriculum
English Across the Curriculum
School Placement 3

MPU Subjects

Credit Subject Name Remark
1 HubunganEtnik* Must do 2
Tamadun Islam danTamadun Asia (TITAS)
BahasaMelayuKomunikasi 3
Pengajian Malaysia 3
2 Bahasa Kebangsaan A
Leadership and Life Skills
Leadership in Business
3 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia Choose 1
Malaysian Constitution
Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
Career Pathways in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
4 Co-Curriculum – Sports 2 Choose 1
Co-Curriculum – Community Service 2
Co-Curriculum – Event Management

Notes :
* For Local Students
** For International Students
*** Local students without credit for SPM’s Bahasa Melayu must do Pengajian Malaysia 3

Data Compulsory Subjects

Credit Subject Name
1 Reflective Practice
Listening, Reading & Writing Skills
2 Preparation for Career Management : Internship Programme
Industrial Training : Part 1
Industrial Training : Part 2