Bachelor of Science with concurrent Teacher Education (Physical Sciences with Chemistry AND Physics)
NFQ Level 8 major Award Honours Bachelor Degree
† Indicates that students admitted to the programme are required to undergo a Garda Vetting process.
UL's School of Education is the largest post-primary teacher education provider in the state and is ranked in the top 100 universities in the world for Education programmes. University of Limerick is also ranked within the top 75 universities in Europe for excellence in teaching and learning.
Graduates of this Science Teaching programme are qualified to teach the following subjects in all Irish second level schools.
- Leaving Certificate Physics
- Leaving Certificate Chemistry
- Leaving Certificate Physics with Chemistry
- Junior Certificate Science
The programme is designed to produce a graduate who is highly educated and capable both academically and professionally, and who will be prepared to meet the challenges involved in teaching the physical sciences.