University of Plymouth

86 th
Young University Rankings 2018
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Primary (Art and Design)

Take a visual route into education. Develop your understanding of art and design, from both a professional and personal perspective, as you explore traditional and forward-thinking ways of bringing art to life for learners. With opportunities to learn on the job across the South West, in London or abroad, your confidence will grow year on year until you take the lead in delivering the Primary Art and Design curriculum within a school. The course's outstanding reputation means most graduates become newly qualified teachers in primary schools around Britain, and beyond. Skills gained through the courses enable graduates to pursue careers where good organisational, communication and social skills are valued. * 95 per cent of students were in work/study six months after finishing and 100 per cent of those in employment six months after the course were in a professional/managerial job (source: 2016 DLHE survey results available on Unistats*). * Launch your career – integrated Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) means you can begin your teaching career immediately. * Gain invaluable practical experience teaching in schools, equipping yourself with the professional skills you need to be a successful, confident primary school teacher. * Stand out from the crowd, your subject specialism will enable you to be a subject leader in schools. * Boost your employability – throughout the programme you’ll be supported in preparing for interviews and entering the workplace. * Expand your horizons, enhance your practical experience and set yourself above the competition by taking the opportunity to teach and study abroad. * Benefit from studying a course rated 'Good' by Ofsted (2013/2014) and learning from an academic team who are leading the way in their subjects, carrying out research that turns heads worldwide. * Learn through interactive workshops and with no end-of-year/term exams. * Access our specialist art and design resources such as electric kilns, flatbed printing rollers, potters wheels plus an extensive range for textiles, mixed-media and computer-based arts. * Develop your skills in our flexible art studios with movable walls and furniture to create light-filled spaces that allow for maximum creativity.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Education (with Honours) - BEd (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Plymouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250