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University of the West Indies - Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Education


The BSc. in Chemistry with Education programme is delivered jointly with the School of Education. It provides pre-trained and trained teachers with a broad and rigorous study of chemistry and the theory, procedures, and practices of science pedagogy required for a career in teaching chemistry. Graduates of this programme will be equipped with the requisite knowledge and skills to teach in secondary schools, work in chemical industries and business organisations, or pursue research in chemistry and chemical education.

  • Listing ID: 5367
  • Institution Category: Universities
  • Institution Type: Public
  • Field of Study: Science and Technology
  • Awarding Body: The University of the West Indies
  • Qualification Level: Level 5 - Bachelor's Degree
  • Education Sector: Higher Education
  • ISCED Code: 01 Education- 011 Education- 0114 Teacher Training with Subject Specialization
  • Qualification Developer: The University of the West Indies
  • Quality Assurance Body: University Council of Jamaica (UCJ)
  • Entry Requirements: "Pre-trained teachers: CAPE Chemistry (units 1 & 2) and ideally, CAPE Math (units 1 & 2). Trained teachers: Double Option Science Diploma
  • Number of Credits: A minimum of 32 credits from advanced chemistry courses alongside a selection of advanced education courses (33-39 credits). Trained teachers with a Double Option Science diploma (with a GPA ≥ 2.5) may be exempt from Level 1 Chemistry courses. 98 - 101 credits overall
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