Griffith University

24 months
29000 AUD/year
20000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Education degree at Griffith University delivers advanced professional learning for teachers and those with a professional involvement in education, including school bursars, school development officers and training personnel.


This Education degree at Griffith University will help you develop greater expertise in educational practice or research and can contribute to current teachers' professional development requirements.


Successful completion of the program will equip graduates for a rewarding and productive career in a range of educational settings, meeting individual professional learning and research development needs and enabling graduates to work within Australia and throughout the world.

A variety of employment opportunities await graduates such as leading curriculum innovators, learning and teaching specialists, learning support teachers, educational administration, training and development, leading teacher, educational management consultant, teacher in adult and community education, specialist practitioner consultant, policy and planning officer, education officer, school principal, vice-principal and lecturer/tutor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment in Educational Contexts
  • Learning and Teaching in Global Communities
  • Leading Learning and Change
  • Understanding Research
  • Foundations of Education Research
  • Designing Educational Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




160 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS- 0100672

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Education, applicants must have:

  • a Bachelor degree in non-related discipline from a recognised tertiary institution
  • OR a Bachelor degree in a related discipline or a Graduate Certificate in Education (or equivalent) from a recognised tertiary institution - these students will be eligible for 40 credit points of advanced standing
  • OR a Graduate Diploma of Education (or equivalent) or a Bachelor of Education (Honours) degree from a recognised tertiary institution - these students will be eligible for 80 credit points of advanced standing
  • OR have a combination of alternative admission criteria such as formal, informal and non-formal learning.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    20000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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