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Master of Cognitive Psychology and Educational Practice (1.5 years)

Postgraduate | FLI-PEP-MAS | 2024

Unlock learning processes and motivational states—in just 18 months

Deep-dive into teaching-learning theory and issues. You’ll explore motivation, cognition and metacognition in educational settings. Better your understanding of how you learn. Develop your research capacity. Lead educational change.

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Approx. 1.5 years full time or part time equivalent
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Master of Cognitive Psychology and Educational Practice (1.5 years)

About this degree

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Career opportunities

Graduates will be equipped for careers in a wide range of settings, from early childhood, primary, secondary and post-secondary, vocational and higher education to policy and curriculum advisory, or corporate training contexts.

Potential occupations:

  • Teacher/educator/lecturer/trainer/tutor
  • School/educational site principal/director
  • Teaching and learning coordinator/advisor/director/
  • Coordinator of educational programs
  • Education policy advisor 
  • School counsellor or wellbeing coordinator
  • Psychologist working with learners
  • Researcher

Potential employers:

  • Schools and education sites in all education sectors nationally and internationally
  • Post-secondary/higher education providers
  • Non-government agencies and community development organisations
  • Education research institutions (in Australia and Internationally)
  • Organisations in a range of contexts where expertise in teaching, learning, and training is involved (e.g., community organisations, corporate training)

Career outlook

Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers:
$75K to $93K
Primary School Teachers:
$93K to $120K
Private Tutors and Teachers:
Unknown average
Secondary School Teachers:
$93K to $120K
University Lecturers and Tutors:
Over $120K

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