CAO CODE: PD101 The Bachelor of Education degree is a three year honours programme which qualifies students to teach in primary schools. The course promotes the personal and intellectual development of students, while providing the foundations necessary for a rewarding career in teaching. The Education component is designed to provide students with the theoretical, practical and professional skills needed to teach confidently and proficiently. Working with children and teachers in schools is an integral part of the course. Students also take an academic subject to degree level, which aims to contribute to both their personal and professional development.