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Entry Requirements 2018

These requirements are only a guide and variations may occur from year to year. Please contact Academic Registry at an early stage if in doubt about specific entry requirements. Please note offers are normally stated in terms of A Level grades.

Applicants from the Republic of Ireland will find relevant entrance requirements on the Republic of Ireland Candidates page.

BEd (Hons) Primary

UCAS Code X120 BEd/Pr
GCSE Minimum C in Maths, English & Science
GCE / VCE Grades AAB
GCE A Level Subjects Required At least one subject from:- Art, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Religious Studies, Science
Access 75% - Majority of modules must be from Art, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Religious Studies, Science
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview, Personal Statement, Reference, Relevant Structured Primary School Experience
   

BEd (Hons) Post-Primary Business & Enterprise

UCAS Code N1X3 BEd/BEWEd
GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades BBC
GCE A Level Subjects Required Business Studies or Economics or Accounting

VCE A Level

Subjects Required

Business 12-unit award + contrasting 6-unit award or GCE A level in a curriculum subject
Access 70% average specialising in Business Studies modules
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview,  Personal Statement,  Reference,  Relevant Structured Experience
   

BEd (Hons) Post-Primary Mathematics and Science

UCAS Code XG10 BEd/MSEd
GCSE Minimum C in Maths, English & BB in Double Award Science          
GCE / VCE Grades BCC
GCE A Level Subjects Required Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry or Biology   
Access Not available  
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview,  Personal Statement,  Reference,  Relevant Structured Experience
   

BEd (Hons) Post-Primary Religious Studies

UCAS Code XVC6 BEd/RSEdS
GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades ABB
GCE A Level Subjects Required Religious Studies
Access 75% average specialising in English / History modules
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview, Personal Statement, Reference, Relevant Structured Experience
   

BEd (Hons) Post-Primary Technology & Design

UCAS Code XW12 BEd/TDEdS
GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades BCC
GCE A Level Subjects Required T&D preferable or Art or Computing or Physics

VCE A Level

Subjects Required

Engineering / Manufacturing 12-unit award + contrasting 6-unit award or GCE A level in a curriculum subject
Access not available
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview,  Personal Statement,  Reference,  Relevant Structured Experience
   

BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies

UCAS Code X310 BA/ECSt
GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades BBB
GCE A Level Subjects Required Curriculum Subjects or Psychology or Early Years or Health and Social Care
Access 70% average
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Interview, Personal Statement, Reference, Relevant Structured Experience
   

Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies

UCAS Code

LX53 FdA/ECS

Campus codes:

1- South West Regional College

2- Southern Regional College

3- Belfast Metropolitan College

4- South Eastern Regional College

6- Northern Regional College

7- North West Regional College

GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades BB
GCE A Level Subjects Required Curriculum Subjects or Psychology or Early Years or Health and Social Care
Access 55% average
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Personal Statement, Reference
   

BSc (Hons) Health, Physical Activity & Sport

UCAS Code LL34 BSc/HLSt
GCSE Minimum C in Maths, English & Science
GCE / VCE Grades BCC
GCE A Level Subjects Required Physical Education or Sports Studies or Biology or Home Economics
VCE A Level Subjects Required Leisure & Recreation / Health & Social Care 12-unit award + contrasting 6-unit award or GCE A level
Access 65% average
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Personal Statement, Reference, Relevant Structured Experience
   

Foundation Degree in Health, Physical Activity & Sport

UCAS Code

52L7 FdA/HLS

3- Belfast Metropolitan College

GCSE Minimum C in Maths & English
GCE / VCE Grades BC
GCE A Level Subjects Required Sport Studies, Physical Education, Biology, Leisure Studies, Home Economics, Health and Social Care
Access 55% average
Other Factors GCSE Profile, Personal Statement, Reference