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Bachelor of Education (Hons) Business Education and Retail

Bachelor of Education (Hons) Business Education and Retail

MQF Level: 6

ECTS Value: 180 ECTS

​​Start Date: September

Duration: 4 Years (Part-time)

Programme Description

This programme provides course participants with a strong foundation in pedagogy assessment, inclusive practices and educational theory. It aims to provide those within or wishing to join the education sector with the necessary tools and competences to teach effectively whilst fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment for all learners. Within this programme, learners will also develop their understanding of marketing, financial accounts, human resources management, entrepreneurship, purchasing and production.

Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to be in possession of:

  1. Three (3) Ordinary Levels at MQF Level 3 (minimum Grade C or 5)  in Maltese, English Language and Mathematics awarded by MATSEC or an equivalent examination body recognised by the Institute for Education.

AND

A minimum ofoneof the following:

  1. An awarded MATSEC Certificate or equivalent (MQF Level 4) including a Grade C or better in Economics, Marketing or Accounts at Advanced Level.
  2. An MQF Level 4 vocational qualification with a minimum 120 ECTS in Business Studies, Marketing, Commerce, Accounts Finance, or Economics or a cognate area deemed relevant by the Institute for Education.
  3. Three subjects at Advanced Level (MQF Level 4) including a grade C or better in Economics, Marketing or Accounts and another subject, and at least in Grade D in the third subject.
  4. Two subjects at Advanced Level (MQF Level 4) at grade C or better including Economics, Marketing or Accounts and three intermediate subjects with a minimum grade D.

Applicants applying under the Institute for Education’s maturity clause are asked to refer to Section 2.2. of the Admission Regulations.

Course Outline

First Year

Code Description Credits
2 ECTS
3 ECTS
4 ECTS
3 ECTS
3 ECTS
10 ECTS
Marketing I: Fundamentals
6 ECTS
An Introduction to Business Education and Retail
4 ECTS
Financial Accounting I
6 ECTS
Business Education and Retail: Developing a Pedagogy
4 ECTS

Second Year

Second Year Electives

Code Description Credits
Introduction to Economics
4 ECTS
​Purchasing and Production
4 ECTS

Third Year

Fourth Year

Code Description Credits
20 ECTS
10 ECTS
Financial Accounting III
6 ECTS
Managing Human Resources in the Retail Industry
4 ECTS
Management Accounts
4 ECTS

N.B. Please note that while the above provides an indication of the overall programme structure, the years in which modules are delivered may change or be replaced as part of the Institute for Education’s administrative processes.

Applications

Applications for the Bachelor of Education (Hons) Business Education and Retail programme open mid-May of each year with programmes commencing the following September. When open, interested applicants may apply through the Institute for Education’s online portal

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