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The Faculty of Education offers postgraduate courses that cater for graduates with in-service teaching experience and those with undergraduate degrees in other disciplines.

Initial teacher education is offered within Master programs designed for becoming a teacher in either Secondary schools or Primary schools. Program Directors are:

Teaching professionals can enhance their careers with Master degrees in Education or Education Studies. The Program Director is:

A Master of TESOL and Foreign Language Teaching requires no previous teaching experience or qualification. The Program Director is:

Course Snapshots of our PG Initial Teacher Education degrees

Master of Primary Teaching


If teaching is your passion, then the Master of Primary Teaching course will prepare you for a long and fulfilling career in education while giving you the skills, qualifications and experience to work across all areas of the primary school curriculum.

Master of Secondary Teaching


Are you a passionate graduate who is keen to positively shape Australia’s young minds? UC’s two-year Master of Secondary Teaching will provide you with the knowledge and skills to pursue your passion and enter a career as a teacher of students in Years 7–12.

Course Snapshot of our PG Master of Education and Education Studies degrees

Master of Education - 924AA and
Master of Education Studies - 245JA

If you are an Education graduate looking to take your career to the next level, this one-year postgraduate course will provide you with a deepened knowledge of the issues affecting modern education. You will explore areas including contemporary theory, critical research and the effects of globalisation on the reconfiguring of the education sector.

Courses Snapshot of our TESOL and FLT courses

Language teachers are in demand in Australia and around the world. With no previous teaching qualification or experience required, these courses will prepare you for a rewarding career teaching language in Australia and overseas.

Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) & Foreign Language Teaching (FLT)


Graduate Diploma in TESOL and Foreign Language Teaching (FLT)


Graduate Certificate in TESOL and Foreign Language Teaching (FLT)