CAO Code: AS001The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) Home Economics with Biology is a four year, concurrent degree programme, accredited by NUI Galway and recognised by the Teaching Council. This programme leads to a professional and academic qualification which provides graduates with the knowledge and skills required for teaching Home Economics, Biology and Science (Junior Cycle) in the post-primary school sector. Graduates of this programme are qualified to teach Junior Certificate Home Economics and Science and Leaving Certificate Home Economics and Biology at second level.
Graduates are provided with a professional and academic qualification which enables them to also pursue careers in a wide range of fields including; Education, Home Economics and Applied Science. In addition, those with an honours degree have the option to pursue further studies at Postgraduate, Masters and PhD levels.