Primary Education (Initial Teacher Training)Anglia Ruskin University
£ 9.250 - ($ 179.926)
- Bachelor's degree
- Cambridge (Inglaterra)
¿Qué aprendés en este curso?
You will explore the different ways in which children develop and learn, and how you can support this process. You will examine professional values, classroom organisation and management. Key themes integral to your studies will include working with parents and other professionals, creativity, equality, inclusion, and ICT.
You will reflect on strategies for learning and teaching, and develop your subject knowledge, as well as considering the latest policies and initiatives. Course content will cover the full range of primary subjects.
Over the course you will complete 24 weeks practical teaching experience in school. Placements will be in three different schools, where you will be supported by a supervisor from our University and a trained school-based mentor. Strong links with schools within our region allow us to provide excellent training placements.
In your third year you will have the opportunity to develop your interest in a particular curriculum area, and to undertake a detailed investigation into an area of interest related to primary education. Throughout your course we will support your development as an inspired, and inspiring teacher.
Year one core modules
- Understanding Teaching and Learning in the Primary Classroom
- Communication and Language
- Developing Children's Reading
- Concepts in Mathematics and Science
- Teaching Mathematics and Science
- Introducing the Foundation Curriculum
Year two core modules
- Creative Literacies and Developing Creativity in the Curriculum
- Themes in Education
- Developing the Foundation Curriculum
- Extending the Foundation Curriculum
- Extending Learning in Mathematics/Science/Literacy
Year three core modules
- Special Study
- Major Project: Professional Development and Leadership
- Major Project: Teacher as Researcher
Assessment is carried out via module assignments, evaluation of practical teaching within schools, and production of a Professional Development Portfolio. Module assessment takes various forms, which have been carefully designed to provide you with a variety of ways of reaching success.
Career opportunities: On successful completion of this award you will be recommended for Qualified Teacher status. Our graduates are very well placed to apply for jobs in our partnership schools, and other schools within the region. We have a very high employment rate from primary teacher training. This degree is specifically required to meet the requirements of teaching professionals at Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 (5-11 years). Other career options may include social work, educational psychology, and other school-based careers, such as careers advisers and bursars.