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The Bachelor of Education (BEd.) Primary is a programme designed for teachers who wish to sharpen their teaching competencies in the area of primary education. 

The programme offers the flexibility of both full- time and part time studies and emphasizes the methodological aspects of the related subject areas which seek to bolster the years of experience garnered by classroom teachers. The Bachelor of Education Primary Education four year programme is designed for persons desirous of teaching at the Primary level and are matriculating with a minimum of five CSEC or GCE subjects. 


2 year completion- for persons with a recognised diploma or associate degree in the discipline (60 credits)

4 Year full time or part time for all other candidates (120 credits)


  • Exceptionalities of Children
  • Science Methodology 
  • Instructional Technology 
  • Testing and Measurement 
  • Social Science Methodology
  • Language Arts Methodology
  • Effective Behaviour Management 
  • Curriculum Development  
  • Communication Skills 
  • Religious Studies 
  • Fundamentals of Guidance and Counselling 
  • School and Society Mathematics Methodology
  • English Usage 
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Reading Methodology 


Candidates with 5 CSEC or GCSE subjects including English and Maths

Students with 3 or 4 CSEC/GCSE subjects can enter the programme through our Pre IUC programme.


  • Primary Education 
  • Teacher 
  • Ministry of Education worker
  • Guidance Counsellor 
  • Lecturer