University of the West Indies - Bachelor of Education in Social Studies/ Geography Education
The B.Ed. in Social Studies/Geography Education is a programme for aspiring teachers who wish to become professionally certified as teachers of Geography or Social Studies at the secondary level. The programme of study consists of specialist courses for teachers of Geography or Social Studies, a core of education courses which provides the essential foundation for any programme in education, and content courses offered in the Geography and Social Science programmes. An immersive practicum experience prepares the student-teacher for their profession. The programme is intended to stimulate students’ commitment to lifelong learning and continuous professional development. This programme provides a basis for entry into a range of Master’s of Education programmes, such as in Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship & Peace, in Curriculum & Instruction, Educational Measurement, and Teacher Education.