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Course Duration: Minimum
4 yrs, Maximum
Course Contact (faculty or school):
Scott.Pedersen@utas.edu.au or (03) 6324 3554
This is an alternative final year of the Bachelor of Education course; which is offered to eligible students. This course is offered internally at Launceston.
Admission & Prerequisites
Students in year three of the Bachelor of Education course are able to express their interest in undertaking the final year as an honours student. Such students who have attained a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 5.50 on their complete year 3 results as well as having demonstrated high proficiency in teaching practice may then be invited to join the honours program. In addition, students should have gained a Credit result or better in the research method unit ESP318 in semester 2 of year 3. It should be noted that the minimum GPA may be raised at the discretion of the Head of school
The Bachelor of Education (Honours) prepares students for teaching in specialisations in Health and Physical Education, Outdoor Education and Design and Technology. The course provides students with the opportunity to engage in educational research at an appropriate level as preparation for future higher degree study
The course prepares students for teaching in the secondary specialisations, Health & Physical Education, Design & Technology, and Outdoor Education. The course provides students with the opportunity to engage in educational research at an appropriate level as preparation for future higher degree study. Employment opportunities in other communication-based careers have been obtained by past graduates. A first class or second class upper division award within this course provides a pathway into doctoral level study.
Articulation to/from Course
Students from other universities with prerequisites acceptable to the Faculty may be accepted as candidates for the Bachelor of Education With Honours.