James Cook University

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

James Cook University
Institution rating
4.0
Duration
From 4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date
October

Why study this course

  • Gain the key skills that are vital in teaching children from prep through to year six.
  • James Cook University encourage you to participate in work placements to expand your employment options in a range of school settings.
  • Access study help, career advice and personal support throughout your studies.

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Roles related to this course: Teacher, Primary School Teacher, Tutor, Educator, and 3 more.

Recognition

This degree is nationally accredited through the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) in association with the Queensland College of Teachers (QCT).

Entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Cairns
  • Townsville
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, James Cook University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

Students will undertake 80 days of workplace learning in a range of primary school settings.

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Education (Primary)
James Cook University
3.5
(2 reviews)
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Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of Education (Primary)James Cook University
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
It was a great course. Extremely helpful and fun content. The lecturers were fantastic! Caring, insightful and knew about their field.
Published May 2018
Bachelor of Education (Primary)James Cook University
Graduation date2011
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
JCU was quite good. There were some issues with the quality of lecturers and the facilities were abysmal. Overall the course prepared me adequately and I got a job.

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

You may wish to discuss the following with James Cook University:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
Course information on this page has not been endorsed by the education provider.

Bachelor of Education (Primary)