CAO CODE: LM090 The Bachelor of Science in Physical Education is one of the most popular undergraduate programmes in the University of Limerick. The programme is designed to qualify graduates as teachers of Physical Education and another subject in Second Level Schools. Graduates of the programme are equipped to teach PE and a range of option subjects to Leaving Certificate and these include English, Gaeilge, Geography, Mathematics and Chemistry. The central focus of this course is on teacher education and students are educated to teach. Physical Education, specialist options and educational studies in contemporary society. The placement of students in schools for blocks of teaching practice is viewed as an essential part of the students’ professional development.