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:

 

2 A levels specific to the chosen area of specialisation as per below:
Field Area A levels

2 are needed with a grade of ‘C’ or better

I levels

2 are needed

Engineering and Transport All IET routes Maths (Pure or Applied) and Physics Average grade of C or better Any
Community Services Care Sociology, Philosophy, Psychology, Home Economics, Accounts, Economics, English Any
Education Maltese, English, Maths, Sociology, Philosophy, Psychology Any
Sports Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Physical Education Any
Business Management and Commerce All BMC routes Accounts, Economics and Marketing Any
Applied Sciences Chemical /Environmental Technology/Agribusiness Chemistry and Physics or Maths or Biology Any
Health Biology and Chemistry or Physics or Maths Any
Information and Communication Technology All strands Computing and Maths or Physics Any
Creative Arts Media Art and English Any
Design Art, Graphical Communication, Engineering Drawing, Physics Any
Art Art and Design Any

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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