Bachelor of Education in Primary Education (B.Ed)

International University of the Caribbean

Program Description

Bachelor of Education in Primary Education (B.Ed)

International University of the Caribbean

Bachelor of Education in Primary Education (B.Ed)

The Bachelor of Education (BEd.) Primary is a programme designed for teachers who wish to sharpen their teaching competencies in the area of primary education. The programme offers the flexibility of both full- time and part time studies and emphasizes the methodological aspects of the related subject areas which seek to bolster the years of experience garnered by classroom teachers.

Key Facts

  • 2-year completion: For persons with a recognised diploma or associate degree in the discipline – (60 credits minimum)
  • 4-year full time/Part time: For all other candidates – (120credits minimum)

Core Courses

  • Children's Literature
  • Communication Skills
  • Religious Studies
  • Fundamentals of Guidance and Counselling
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • English Usage
  • Early Childhood Education
  • General Science
  • Spanish
  • Instructional Technology
  • Testing and Measurement
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Principles of Teaching and Learning
  • Effective Behaviour Management
  • Visual Arts
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Curriculum Development

Entry Requirements

Persons with five (5) CSEC or GCE subjects, including English and Mathematics may gain entry to the full Bachelor's degree.

Career Opportunities

  • Primary Education Teacher
  • Ministry of Education worker
  • Guidance Counsellor
  • Lecturer

Scholarships are available

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 20, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 - 4 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
280,000 JMD
- per year
Information
Deadline
Locations
Jamaica - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish
Start date : Sept. 2018
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Dates
Sept. 2018
Jamaica - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish
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