CAO Code: AS004The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) Home Economics with Economics 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 necessary for teaching Home Economics and Economics in the post-primary school sector.
Graduates of this programme are qualified to teach Junior Certificate Home Economics and Business Studies, and Leaving Certificate Home Economics and Economics at post primary 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 Economics/Business. In addition, those with an honours degree have the option to pursue further studies at Postgraduate, Masters and PhD levels.