You will study physical education, educational studies, sport science and you have an elective option. The focus in year one starts with the secondary school curriculum and then shifts to consider the foundations for physical education, with a placement in primary schools.
As Year 1. In year two you will continue to study physical education and educational studies along with two other courses to broaden your knowledge and inform teaching and learning skills before undertaking a placement experience in secondary schools.
There are extended placements in years three and four. University-based courses focus on national qualifications and curriculum development in physical education, disciplinary perspectives on physical education, and educational studies. You will also undertake a major independent study for your honours dissertation.
As Year 3.
2023 entry requirements
4 Highers at ABBB (first sitting) or 4/5 Highers at AABB/ABBBB (two sittings) including English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.
Widening access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB (by end of S6) including English plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at B. Highers at BBB must be achieved in one sitting S4-S6.
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Education and Sport (Moray House School of Education)