The B. Ed. in Primary Programme

prepares persons to become teachers at the Primary level of the education system. This programme prepares an individual to teach students from Grade 3 to 6. The Primary Programme exposes students to content and methodology to teach from Grade 1 to 6.

Programme Modality

 The B. ED in Primary education is offered in two modalities – full-time and part-time. 

  • The full-time programme is normally completed over a four-year period
  • The part-time programme is normally completed over a six-year period.

 The full-time programme is normally completed over a four-year period, between the hours of 8:00am- 4:00pm daily.

The part-time programme is normally completed over a five-year period, between the hours of 4:30pm to 8:30pm daily

Programme Requirements

 Minimum Entry Requirements – Five CSEC/GCE 

  • Mathematics 
  • English Language 
  • Social Science Subject
  • Natural Science Subject and
  • any other academic subject (except Electronic Document Preparation and Management (EDPM)

CXC/CSEC   – Grades 1 to 3  

GCE/GCSE   –  Grades A, B or C

City & Guilds  – English and Math – Level 3

N.B. Please see Admissions for alternative/additional entry requirement options.

Documents Required for Admissions

  1. Completed Application Form
  2. Application Fee
  3. Birth Certificate
  4. CSEC/GCSE/ City & Guilds Academic Certification
  5. 1 Passport Size Picture
  6. Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
  7. 2 Recommendations
  8. Medical Certificate

 N.B. Original and copies of documents must be presented at the submission of the application.