University of Canberra

Bachelor of Primary Education (Health and Physical Education)

University of Canberra

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00212K

The Bachelor of Primary Education (Health and Physical Education) is an exciting four-year degree which enables you to achieve a qualification in primary teaching while gaining a specialisation in health and physical education (PE). You’ll become fluent in the national literacy and numeracy curriculum for children from Kindergarten to Year 6, gaining a special understanding of the primary health, personal development and physical education program.From your second year of study onwards, you’ll be based on-site in primary schools experiencing subjects such as English, science, maths, technologies, humanities and social sciences and, of course, health and PE first-hand as part of a selection of Pedagogical Content Knowledge (PCK) units. At the completion of your degree, you’ll have developed a thorough understanding of how children aged from five to 12 learn and will be ready to put your theories into practice in your first year as either a primary school classroom teacher or dedicated PE educator.


96 credit points

Standard entry requirements

  • Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means: Year 12 ATAR
  • Other Australian Qualification
  • Work experience
  • Overseas qualification.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $114,000
  • ATAR: 60
Canberra International: $124,000
  • ATAR: 60
  • Full-time : 4 years

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