Education Studies (Birth - 5/Birth - 12), Major (0156)

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: 0156

Previous Code: M1125.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University programs?  No

Students enrolled in the 1708 Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth-5/Birth-12) must complete an Education Studies Major to provide students with 80 credit points of expert content knowledge. Together with completion of subjects in the Master of Teaching (Birth-5 Years/Birth-12 Years) students are enabled to graduate from the Master of Teaching (Birth-5 Years/Birth-12 Years) with a qualification to teach in Early Childhood settings and Primary schools.


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Major Structure

Students must complete 80 credit points with at least thirty credit points at Level 3 or higher, as follows

Subject Title Credit Points
TEAC 1032The Developing Child10
TEAC 7037Early Learning Environments10
TEAC 2015Diversity and Difference10
TEAC 7147Play, Health and Wellbeing10
TEAC 7057Becoming an Exemplary Teacher10
TEAC 7015Children, Families, Communities10
TEAC 2009Contemporary Childhoods10
TEAC 3009Ethical Futures10
Total Credit Points80