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The University of the West Indies

at Mona, Jamaica

 
Academic Programmes
  Faculty of Humanities and Education - Mona Campus, Jamaica
 

BACHELOR OF ARTS (B.A) PROGRAMME

Students may read for degrees with one or two majors in:


  • African & African Diaspora Studies
  • EMCVPA options *
  • English
  • French
  • French/Spanish & Education
  • Spanish
  • French & Spanish
  • Geography
  • History
  • History & Archaeology

  • Language
  • Communication & Society
  • Library & Information Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Language & Linguistics
  • Linguistics & Language Education
  • Media & Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Spanish
  • Theology **
 

* EMCVPA options include Dance, Music, Drama & Visual Arts. The greater part of the Degree Programme in each case is taught at the Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts. Applicants must be qualified for entry to that institution as well as UWI.

** Theology is offered in co-operation with the United Theological College of the West Indies

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Subjects at CXC General / GCE O’Level
    Minimum of five (5) subjects.
    Compulsory                      -       English Language
    Strongly Recommended    -     Geography, a Foreign Language, Mathematics,
                                                   History, Literature
    Advisable                          -      In the absence of Mathematics a Laboratory Science Subject
  2. Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) / GCE A’Level / Other Requirements
  • Passes in at lest two 2-unit CAPE courses or two GCE Advanced Level subjects, one of which must be an Arts (Humanities) subject for which courses are taught at the University.
  • Individuals who wish to pursue a degree in Media & Communication, besides fulfilling the requirements to the Faculty of Humanities and Education, are required to sit and pass a Media & Communication Test (usually sat in mid April)
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BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (B.Ed) PROGRAMME

Students may read for degrees with one or two majors in:


  • Early Childhood Education 
  • Educational Administration
  • English Language Education
  • History Education
  • Literacy Studies   
  • Managing Learning Difficulties
  • Mathematics Education
  • Modern Foreign Language (Spanish)

  • Primary Education
  • Religious Education & the Arts in Education
  • School Librarianship
  • Science Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Special Education (Administration)
  • Special Education (Clinical)
  • Special Education (Multiple Handicapped)

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Subjects at CXC General / GCE O’Level
    Minimum of five (5) subjects.
  2. Subjects at GCE A’Level / Other Requirements
    2 (or more) subjects, or Teachers’ College Diploma / Teachers’ College Certificate
 
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