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 (Physical Education)

Become an outstanding classroom teacher with physical education as a specialism. Get to the heart of what makes the subject special and focus on the key aim of helping every child develop their physical literacy while having fun. We will support you to gain the skills you need to nurture children’s competence, confidence and motivation to become physically active throughout life. Try out your skills in the French Pyrenees with skiing, snowshoe trekking, ice axe work and high altitude walking. * 93 per cent of students agreed staff made the subject interesting. 100 per cent of students were in work/study six months after finishing and 95 per cent of those in employment six months after the course were in a managerial/professional job (source: 2016 NSS and 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/semester exams * Learn to plan specialised and inclusive activities for primary age children to help PE become part of every child’s development. * Develop your practical skills through gymnastics, dance, games, swimming, athletics and adventure activities.

  • 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