Bachelor of Education (Primary/Elementary) as a First Degree

Students pursuing a bachelor of education (primary/elementary) as a first degree will normally take the following courses in their first year:

Mathematics 1050Mathematics 1051
laboratory science courselaboratory science course
focus area coursefocus area course
French or psychology courseFrench or psychology course
English 1090English 1191, 1192, 1193 or 1110
Focus areas

Students must select one focus area from the subjects listed below:

French (core)1physical education
French immersion2religious studies
historytheatre arts
linguisticsvisual arts
  1. An applicant with French as a focus area must have written the DELF Tout Public (Level B2) and must have received at least a grade of 70% with no less than 60% in any one skill area of the exam.
  2. Available in the Bachelor of Education (Primary/Elementary) as a Second Degree only.

Contact information

For assistance with course selection, contact the Academic Advising Centre.

For additional program information, visit the Faculty of Education or contact Faculty of Education - Admissions.


Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000