Regulations for the Degree of Bachelor of Teaching (BTchg)

1.   The Personal Programmes of Study Regulations apply in these regulations.
Admission
2.   Candidates for the Degree must have qualified for admission to the University of Waikato and met any criteria set out in the Criteria for Admission to Particular Qualifications.
3.   Candidates must have been selected by the Faculty of Education as a suitable person to be a teacher.
Requirements for the Degree
4.   The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion of the Degree is three years.
5.   Candidates must enrol in the Faculty of Education and follow an approved programme of study.
6.   Candidates must gain 360 points at 100, 200, and 300 levels, including at least 240 points above 100 level and 80 points above 200 level.
7.   Candidates must complete the requirements of the major, Professional Education.
8.   To complete the requirements of the major, candidates must comply with the requirements of a programme, details of which are prescribed in the Faculty of Education Teacher Education Handbook.
  Programmes
      Early Childhood
      Early Childhood Ki Taiao
      Primary
      Primary Kākano Rua
      Secondary
      Qualified and Registered Teachers
9.   Candidates enrolled in the conjoint BTchg/BMPD may complete the requirements of the Māori Education supporting subject.1
10.   Candidates may not enrol in specific papers until they have passed certain programme requirements, as outlined in the Faculty of Education Teacher Education Handbook.
Variations
11.   The Dean or delegated authority may vary or waive these regulations in individual cases.
Note:
1.   Māori Education is available as a supporting subject only for the BTchg/BMPD conjoint degree.

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