PROGRAMME OF STUDIES FOR PRIMARY AND PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS DEGREES
Duration and Areas of Studies
For a Bachelor’s Degree in Primary School Teaching or Pre-Primary School Teaching, students must successfully complete at least 240 ECTS. The courses are divided into:
a) Compulsory, with 195 ECTS for primary school teachers and 201 ECTS for pre-primary school teachers.
b) Elective Courses, with 30 ECTS for primary school teachers and 24 ECTS for pre-primary school teachers.
c) Free Elective Courses, with 15 ECTS for primary school teachers and pre-primary school teachers.
 
The program of study consist the below areas:
  • Pedagogical Science: Primary school teachers and Pre-primary school teacher must complete eight courses (47 ECTS), of which five courses are Compulsory and three courses are Electives.
  • Content Area Courses: All courses are Compulsory (34 ECTS) for primary school teachers and (58 ECTS) for pre-primary school teachers.
  • Teaching Methodology, Evaluation and Research: All courses are Compulsory. Primary school teachers must complete thirteen courses (78 ECTS), which three are Courses of Research and Teaching Methodology (18 ECTS), eight  Teaching Courses (48 ECTS) and two Elective Course (12 ECTS). Pre-primary school teachers must complete thirteen courses (78 ECTS), which three are Courses of Research and Teaching Courses (18 ECTS), nine are General and Special Teaching Courses (54 ECTS) and one Elective Course (6 ECTS).