Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Economics (BTeach/BEc)

Program Code

BTBEC

Program Minimum Units

96

Standard Duration

4 Years

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

AQF Level

07

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Bachelor of Teaching degree program prepares students for teaching in secondary schools. The program is offered as a double degree only and is designed for students who are beginning tertiary study. The primary focus in the first three years of the degree is on completing a major in two different subject areas usually taught at senior secondary level. A major consists of courses taken over three consecutive years of study. Six semesters of study in a subject area is the general requirement for teaching a subject up to Year 12 level.

Students are required to have completed the requirements of the discipline degree to be eligible to enrol into the fourth year of the program.

The Bachelor of Teaching with the Bachelor of Economics is an AQF level 7 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 4 years.

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Economics

There shall be a Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Economics.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Bachelor of Teaching with the Bachelor of Economics double degree program, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of a combined total of not less than 96 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 42 units for the Bachelor of Teaching
  2. Courses to the value of 54 units from the Bachelor of Economics including:
    1. Level I courses to the value of 15 units
    2. Level II courses to the value of 18 units
    3. Level III courses to the value of 21 units