The successful completion of this degree leads to recommendation of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). The programme includes school experiences in each year, as well as professional development. During the programme you will experience a variety of schools and different age groups. Education and professional studies courses in each year examine aspects of children's learning and principles of teaching
The professional development courses will help prepare you for school experience and to meet the standards required to achieve QTS. At the start of the second year, you will select one of two age phase pathways: 3-7 or 5-11. All students study core curriculum subjects (English, mathematics and science), as well as a course on inclusion during the second year, and a research project in the third year.