Bachelor in Vocational Education and Training (Honours)

Course Code:PD6-E16-20

Course Duration: 3 Years Full-time

Course Description (English)

This Bachelor’s programme aims to provide practitioners or intending practitioners in Vocational Education and Training (VET) settings with the knowledge, skills and competences to work effectively, efficiently and confidently as professional teachers, supervisors, mentors, educational designers and agents of change in the fast changing reality of industry 4.0. Participants on the programme will have the opportunity to build upon their existing disciplinary knowledge, while integrating it with the educational learning that is the core of the programme.

Course Description (Malti)

Dan il-Baċellerat huwa maħsub għal għalliema jew għalliema prospettivi li jixtiequ jaħdmu f’istituzzjonijiet u entitajiet Edukattivi fil-qasam tat-tagħlim u t-taħriġ vokazzjonali. Il-programm jipprovdi opportunitajiet għal żvilupp u tkabbir ta’ għerf, ħiliet u kompetenzi biex iwassal il-parteċipanti għal ħidma effettiva u effiċjenti u biex jagħtihom il-kunfidenza meħtieġa għal rwoli speċifiċi bħal dawk ta’ għalliema vokazzjonali professjonali, superviżuri u disinjaturi tal-prattika u l-politika edukattiva u aġenti ta’ bidla fledukazzjoni. Il-parteċipanti jingħataw il-possibbiltà li jibnu fuq id-dixxiplini tagħhom billi jżewġu l-bagalja tal-għerf tagħhom ma’ metodi ta’ tagħlim, taħrig, u pedagoġija fil-qasam tekniku u vokazzjonali li huma fiċ-ċentru talprogramm.

Career Opportunities

Teacher in Vocational Education and Training Teacher for vocational and applied subjects in Secondary Education

Entry Requirements
 In order to be eligible for admission to the below-mentioned courses candidates must meet the following entry requirements:

 Bachelor of Vocational Education and Training 4.0 (Honours) (180 ECTS)

 a) Be in possession of a full MCAST L4 qualification (120 ECVETS) related to the area of specialisation with an overall average grade of ‘C’ or better in the Core subjects

Or

b) Be in possession of 2 Advanced (with a grade ‘C’ or better) and 2 Intermediate subjects related to the area of specialisation as indicated below:

 

A levels 2 I levels
BVET area specialization Link to My Journey  Subject units offered by the Institute of 2 are needed with grade ‘C’ or better
Business, Management and Commerce  

Retail

 

Business Management and Commerce

Compulsory: Any 1 of Accounts or Economics or Marketing Any
Care  

Health and Social Care

Community Services Preferred: Any of Sociology or Philosophy or Psychology or Home Economics or Accounts or Economics or English Any
Engineering and Transport  

Engineering Technology

Engineering and Transport Compulsory: Maths (Pure or Applied) as well as Physics Any
Information and Communication Technology  

Information Technology

Information and Communication Technology Compulsory: Computing Compulsory: Pure Maths or Applied Maths or Physics
Preferred: Pure Maths or Applied Maths or Physics
Media  

Media Literacy Education

Creative Arts Preferred: Art or English Any
Chemical Technology Applied Sciences Compulsory: Chemistry Any
Preferred: Physics or Pure Maths or Applied Maths or Biology
Environmental Technology Applied Sciences Compulsory: Any 1 of Chemistry or Physics or Pure Maths or Applied Maths or Biology or Environmental Studies or Geography at A or I level
Agribusiness  

Agribusiness

Applied Sciences Compulsory: Biology Any
Preferred: Chemistry or Physics or Pure Maths or Applied Maths or Environmental Studies or Geography
Health Applied Sciences Compulsory: Biology Any
Preferred: Chemistry or Physics or Pure Maths or Applied Maths
Hairdressing and Beauty Hairdressing and Beauty Community Services Preferred: Biology or Art Preferred: Biology or Art
Design  

Fashion and Textiles

Creative Arts Compulsory: Any 1 of Art or Graphical Communication or Engineering Drawing or Physics Any
Arts Creative Arts Compulsory: Any 1 of Art or Art & Design Any
Sports Community Services Compulsory: Any 1 of Physics or Chemistry or Biology or Physical Education at A or I level
Education Community Services Compulsory: Any 1 of Maltese or English or Maths or Sociology or Philosophy or Psychology Compulsory: Any 1 of Maltese or English or Maths or Sociology or Philosophy or Psychology

 

and

c) Be in possession of a Maltese, English and Mathematics at SEC level with a grade of ‘C/5’ or better

Or

d) Be in possession of a Pass in the MCAST Proficiency Maths, English and Maltese 

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