Primary Education leading to QTS (General Primary) BA (Hons)

University of Northampton

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Course info

UCAS CODE X120
This course is ideal if you’re interested in teaching children between the ages of five and 11. You will learn how to teach, how to lead and you will develop your subject knowledge to give you confidence and competence in the classroom. You will spend time in schools supported by a trained mentor during each year to enable you to develop and demonstrate competence in all of the Teachers Standards. You will be trained to teach Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 and upon successful completion of the ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
90th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
34th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Teacher Training

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Teacher Training graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Teacher Training graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Teacher Training

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
36%
Sociology
25%
English Literature
24%
English Language
21%
History
19%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Primary Education leading to QTS (General Primary) BA (Hons)

The staff are mainly friendly and the courses are interesting and accessible. The campus has a friendly, safe...
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17 Feb 15

Primary Education leading to QTS (General Primary) BA (Hons)

The university provides many opportunities to stretch and challenge yourself in you academic life. The staff are...

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Where you'll study

University of Northampton

Waterside Campus University Drive Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 5PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northampton  0.6 miles away

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