REGULATIONS FOR THE BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (PRIMARY) (2013)
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
An applicant shall be eligible to be admitted to the Bachelor of Education if that applicant has:
a) Foundation Certificate, or
b) Diploma in Education or
c) mature entry: is at least 20 years of age on 1 February of year of admission.
2. MODE OF STUDY
Full-time or part-time
a) For a student admitted under 1a, at least eight semesters full-time (four years); sixteen semesters part-time
b) For a student admitted under 1b, at least four semesters full-time;
c) For a student admitted under 1c, the duration will depend on any credit granted on entry under the Statute on Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit.
4. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
Unless credit is granted under the Statute/Regulations on Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit & Recognition of Current Competency, this programme consists of thirty two courses:
Professional twelve courses
Content/Pedagogy twelve courses
Teaching Practice six courses
Elective any 2 x 100 level degree courses
(See Schedule 2 for courses)
Year 1: Semester 1: HED101, HED191, HTE122, HVA/HPA/HMU203
Semester 2: HED100, HED261, HEN104, HVA/HPA/HMU203
Year 2: Semester 1: HTE131, HTE151, Elective, HVA/HPA/HMU203
Semester 2: HED209, HED361, HTE222, HPE203
Year 3: Semester 1: HED207, HTE155, HTE200, HED304
Semester 2: HED306, HED305, HTE223, Elective
Year 4: Semester 1: HED208, HED302, HTP310, HTP311
Semester 2: HTP312, HTP313, HTP314, HTP315
*All courses are compulsory
5. PROGRAMME LOAD
For full-time students, four courses per semester; part-time students two courses per semester. An underload or overload has to be approved and signed for on the enrolment form, by the Dean of Education or the dean’s designated staff member.
6. PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
To be awarded the Bachelor of Education a student must pass thirty-two courses as prescribed above in 4.
7. These Regulations are effective from 1 January, 2013
Professional Courses: (12)
HED100, HED101, HED102, HED191, HED201, HED207, HED208, HED209, HED302, HED304, HED305, HED306
Content/Pedagogical Courses: (14)
HTE122, HTE131, HTE151, HTE155, HTE200, HTE222, HTE223, HEN104, HVA203, HPE203, HMU203, HPA203, any TWO 100 level courses from any Degree programme.
Teaching Practice Courses: (6)
HTP10, HTP311, HTP312, HTP31, HTP14, HTP315