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Graduate Certificate in Education
Australian Higher Education Loan Program (HELP)
- 14 Feb 21
- 16 May 21
- 15 Aug 21
- 14 Nov 21
Start your career with Curtin’s globally recognised courses and extensive industry connections. Through OUA, our online courses offer an interactive and collaborative learning experience that gets you the same degree as if you studied on campus. Curtin is a global university with a vibrant culture of innovation and collaboration and is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide.
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At the completion of this degree students will be able to:
- apply discipline knowledge to curriculum and learning design, assessment and evaluation.
- communicate in different pedagogical modalities to promote active and engaging learning experiences that meet the needs of diverse learners in specific contexts.
- develop culturally competent, ethical and sustainable practices to create positive learning environments in the educational workplace.
This degree will provide foundational educational understandings for those looking to pursue education-orientated careers outside of the school system.
This degree will not enable graduates to register as a qualified teacher in a school or educational facility.
Specifically, applicants require a Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline OR A minimum of a Diploma level qualification combined with relevant professional experience.
English Proficiency Requirements
Minimum English language proficiency requirement is IELTS 6.5.
Students considering applying for entry to the Master of Teaching, in order to qualify for registration as a school teacher, should follow the recommendations regarding subject selection in this degree to ensure they maximise their eligibility to receive credit for recognised learning.
The Graduate Certificate in Education has been designed to provide a vehicle for postgraduate level students from a variety of disciplines to advance their knowledge and skills in the field of education. This fully flexible program will enable students to choose course content that aligns to their interests and career development aspirations, in the context of their existing experience. It covers fundamental understandings about learning and teaching in different contexts. By selecting course content with a specific area of educational focus, students will be well-placed to utilise this Graduate Certificate as the basis for further study in education, including potentially seeking qualification as a school teacher. Customised programs for cohorts of students are also available.
Recommended Study Pattern
This degree is 0.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time study.
To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Education, students must complete 4 subjects or equivalent.
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You can apply for government funding or pay up-front.