Follow your natural curiosity to a rewarding career in teaching with this innovative Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) course from Western Sydney University.
Designed for students with strengths in arts and humanities, seeking to work towards a career in secondary school teaching, this degree provides the foundation skills and knowledge required for a career in the arts, while simultaneously preparing students for future study in teaching.
Grounded in a strong understanding of complex social, cultural and educational issues, this course offers opportunities to probe and critique contemporary issues. You’ll have the opportunity to study sociology, languages, social sciences, history and more, and specialise in one of nine arts majors. Through education studies units you’ll have the chance to visit educational facilities, investigate key educational issues of our times, and build foundation knowledge in education pedagogy.
After completing this course, you may choose to undertake a Master of Teaching, in order to work as a secondary school teacher. If you’re interested in a career working with people, and want to build real-world skills while you’re studying, this pathway course is your first career step.
Learn from one of the best! Western Sydney University is ranked in the top 10 Education faculties in Australia, second in NSW, and Top 75 in the world (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018).
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