The BSc (Hons) in Chemistry and Professional Education is a 4-year course of study that is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in Chemistry teaching at the secondary school level.
In collaboration with the University of Stirling, the course combines core elements of Chemistry, covering core Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry subjects as well as practical labs, alongside participation in a full Initial Teacher Education course.
Students on this course attend Chemistry lectures and laboratories at Heriot-Watt's Edinburgh campus and follow the well-established Professional Education path at Stirling. This is an ideal option for students with aspirations of becoming a Chemistry Secondary School Teacher.
To apply, or for further information see Professional Education at University of Stirling.
Accredited by General Teaching Council of Scotland with 7 commendations, which include being student-centred and the high quality of our research informed approaches.