Plymouth University

65 th
Young University Rankings 2017
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Primary (Music)

Bring music to life in the classroom by developing your confidence and creativity as a practitioner. You will discover fresh professional and personal perspectives on music through exploration, reading, discussion and music making. Put your growing expertise into practice during teaching experiences in a variety of environments across the South West. You will also have the chance to get involved in musical activities on campus and nearby, or set up your own group with fellow students. * 96 per cent of students were in work/study six months after finishing and 96 per cent of those in employment six months after the course were in a professional/managerial job. 94 per cent of students agreed staff were good at explaining things (source: 2016 DLHE survey and 2016 NSS 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 music specialism will enable you to be a subject leader in schools. * Boost your employability – throughout the course 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/semester exams. * Become a valued ‘music champion’ wherever you end up working, helping to create musical schools through your enthusiasm and expertise.

  • 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