Entry criteria below detail typical offers. Combinations of qualifications are acceptable and other qualifications not listed may also be acceptable.
Interview and other requirements
An interview is required for this teacher training course. Prior to starting, students are required to undertake 10 days observation in primary schools. See Primary school experience forms and guidance
You’ll need an enhanced DBS check, additional cost applies, and successful completion of literacy and numeracy tests at the interview.
If you wish to apply for the course and you currently hold GCSE C grades in Mathematics and/or English, you may apply to study the new B grade equivalence modules.
Information for Applicants
This guidance will assist you as you prepare to apply for teaching courses at the University of South Wales.
Typical A-Level Offer
BBC to exclude General Studies
Typical Welsh Bacc Offer
Grade C and BB at A Level
Typical BTEC Offer
BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Merit Merit
Typical IB Offer
29 points to include 16 points at Higher Level
Typical Access to HE Offer
60 credits overall to include 45 level 3 credits equating to 15 Distinctions, 21 Merits and 9 Passes.
Where Maths and English GCSE requirements have not been met, 12 level 2/3 credits are required in Maths and English. Where the Science GCSE requirement has not been met, 12 level 2/3 Science credits are required.
Five GCSE passes to include B grades in Mathematics and English Language and a grade C in Science or equivalent qualification. See equivalence guidelines