University of Worcester

Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, United Kingdom

Primary Teaching - Later Years (5-11 years)

**When you’ve decided you want to be a primary school teacher, you’ll want your degree to lead you smoothly into this fulfilling, rewarding career. At Worcester, we have excellent contacts with the schools in the region where you’ll do your placements. They also keep us up to date with job vacancies, so not surprisingly, our employability statistics are pretty impressive.** **You’ll also experience a great sense of community on the course. The majority of sessions are delivered in small seminar groups, with some whole cohort sessions. You will receive excellent academic personal support from your tutors throughout the course and exceptional guidance from mentors and colleagues in schools.** - Overall 95% student satisfaction in the 2017 National Student Survey - Good balance between teaching and placements – including a two week placement in the first term, where you’ll experience school life and learn about the role of the class teacher - The opportunity to carry out placements in different schools to provide a broad yet personalised experience, tailored to specific needs - ‘Beyond the Classroom’ module, offering you the opportunity to carry out a placement outside the classroom – for example, with a museum, Brownies or Cubs, Camp America, or sports coaching – and to develop a wider understanding of teaching pedagogy and management of behaviour - Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) when you complete the course

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Worcester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,700