Bachelor of Education in Intermediate Phase Teaching

 

As an Intermediate Phase School Teacher you will have the exciting and immensely rewarding task of working with young children to develop their minds, bodies and social development skills.

The Embury Bachelor of Education in Intermediate Phase Teaching (NQF7, 534 credits) is a formal qualification aimed at people who want to work with children in the intermediate phase of a school from Grade 4 to Grade 6.

Embury’s Bachelor of Education in Intermediate Phase Teaching will enable you to promote the child’s social, physical, intellectual and emotional development. It is your care, oversight and attention to detail that will help children grow to their full potential.

 

RATING: NQF 7 | CREDITS: 534

Duration: 4-Years

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Admission Requirements

Matric obtained from 2008:

  • National Senior Certificate or NQF Level 4 National Certificate (Vocational) with an endorsement for entry into Bachelor studies (degree endorsement).
  • Minimum rating of 4 (50-59%) in at least 4 subjects from the designated list.
  • Minimum total rating of 25 APS points (excluding Life Orientation).
  • Minimum rating of 4 (50-59%) for English Home Language or a minimum rating of 5
    (60-69%) for English First Additional Language.
  • Minimum rating of 4 (50-59%) in Mathematical Literacy or a minimum rating of 3 (40-49%) in Mathematics.

Matric obtained prior to 2008:

  • Senior Certificate with Matriculation Exemption/Endorsement and minimum 50% in English.

Other access pathways

  • Recognition of prior learning may lead to entry or an advanced credit standing at the discretion of Embury.
  • If you are over the age of 23 and do not meet the specified requirements, please contact Embury to discuss possible admission due to mature age exemption.

 

Modules

First-Year Subjects:

  • Academic Literacy
  • Educational Psychology 1
  • English First Additional Language 1 OR Afrikaans First Additional Language 1 OR isiZulu First Additional Language 1 OR Sepedi First Additional Language 1 OR Setswana First Additional Language 1
  • English Home Language 1 OR Afrikaans Home Language 1 OR isiZulu Home Language 1 OR Sepedi Home Language 1 OR Setswana Home Language 1
  • Fundamental Mathematics
  • Geography 1 OR Natural Science & Technology 1 OR Creative Arts 1
  • Geography 2 OR Natural Science & Technology 2 OR Creative Arts 2
  • Service Learning
  • Teaching Life Skills
  • Teaching Social Sciences

Second-Year Subjects:

  • Education Theory & Practice
  • English First Additional Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Afrikaans First Additional Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR isiZulu First Additional Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Sepedi First Additional Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Setswana First Additional Language for Intermediate Phase 2
  • Geography 3 OR Natural Science & Technology 3 OR Creative Arts 3
  • Inclusive Education 1
  • Information & Communication Technology in Education
  • Teaching Creative Arts
  • Teaching English First Additional Language

  • Teaching Home Language

  • Teaching Natural Science & Technology

  • Teaching Practice Intermediate Phase 2

Third-Year Subjects:

  • Economic & Management Sciences
  • Education & Diversity
  • Educational Research 1
  • English Home Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Afrikaans Home Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR isiZulu Home Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Sepedi Home Language for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Setswana Home Language for Intermediate Phase 2
  • History 1 OR Mathematics for Intermediate Phase 1 OR Physical Education & Sport 1
  • History 2 OR Mathematics for Intermediate Phase 2 OR Physical Education & Sport 2
  • Inclusive Education 2
  • Institutional Teaching Practice 3
  • School-based Teaching Practice 3
  • Sociopedagogics
  • Teaching Mathematics

Fourth-Year Subjects:

  • Curriculum Design
  • Educational Psychology 2
  • Educational Research 2
  • Educator & The Law
  • English Home Language for Intermediate Phase 3 OR Afrikaans Home Language for Intermediate Phase 3 OR isiZulu Home Language for Intermediate Phase 3 OR Sepedi Home Language for Intermediate Phase 3 OR Setswana Home Language for Intermediate Phase 3
  • History 3 OR Mathematics for Intermediate Phase 3 OR Physical Education & Sport 3
  • Institutional Teaching Practice 4
  • Language Conversational English OR Language Conversational isiZulu OR Language Conversational Afrikaans OR Language Conversational Sign Language OR Language Conversational Sepedi OR Language Conversational Setswana
  • Pastoral Care
  • School-based Teaching Practice 4
  • School Management

Please note Sepedi and Setswana language choices are not offered at the Durban campus.

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