Why study primary education online?
Step back into the classroom, this time as a primary teacher. Prepare to make a difference as you study lesson planning, classroom management, special education and digital literacy.
Enjoy practical learning through time in the classroom as you undertake a professional placement. Choose and use technologies to help engage primary students. Understand and respond to the diverse needs of students and learning communities.
Studying online means that you can work in your learning around what you’re doing, whether you’re looking to make a career change or pursuing a long-held passion for primary teaching.
- Understand the needs of the primary-aged learner.
- Use technology and learning aids to educate and inspire in the classroom.
- Learn how to engage children around core skills in reading and maths.
- Take a creative approach to teaching, learning and assessment.
- Communicate effectively and work collaboratively in educational contexts.
- Respect and engage with the diverse needs of students and communities.
Study a primary education degree
Study primary education single subjects
Why study online through OUA?
Find the right course for you
We can guide you in your selection from 270+ degrees, and 1,600+ subjects, from leading Australian unis.
Start studying, regardless of history
We offer single undergraduate subjects from full degrees without any entry requirements.
Gain credit towards your degree
Apply for credit for past study, or your work experience, and finish faster.
Graduate with a degree from a leading uni
Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same university degree as on-campus students.
Feel supported from start to finish
Our student advisors can guide you in the right direction and help with your enrolment.
Primary education student stories
Inspire the next generationTeaching is different every day.
Zainab's pathTaking a different route to teaching.
Mrs Kettle's classroomCreating a space for learning.
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Compare and apply
We’ll help you find the right course for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.
Work out your finances
During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.
Get credit for your success
We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. Choose to take a single subject, or combine your work as part of a degree.