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About

Plan and execute your own research project on sustainability or resilience in education. Choose to complete this Education MEd degree from James Cook University by coursework or by a combination of coursework and a minor thesis. 

Overview

At this Education MEd degree from James Cook University, you will explore globalisation and leadership across a range of contexts and learning communities. An in-depth understanding of recent developments in education and professional practice will equip you to be a leader in your field.

Choose from two available majors: Global contexts, or leadership and management.

Career Opportunities 

  • JCU Master of Education graduates lead rewarding careers across a variety of roles.
  • Graduates work in leadership, education, communication, and sustainability in both public and private organisations.
  • You could find employment as a teacher, lecturer, corporate educator, community leader, policy officer, and other leadership roles in education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Leadership
  • Education for Sustainability
  • Individual Researched Action Project
  • Educational Research
  • Research Design and Proposal 
  • Ethics and Methodology
  • Research Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Brisbane: February, May, September for domestic students

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 00117J 

  • AQF Level 7 degree plus 2 years' professional work experience in education; or AQF level 7 degree in education; or AQF level 8 qualification with minimum 2 years as professional educator; or AQF level 8 qualification in education
  • US: Satisfactory completion of one year at a recognised university with a minimum GPA of 2.8.
  • Germany: Successful completion of six months of study at a recognised university with an overall grade of Pass or successful completion of Abitur, Fachhochschulreife or Reifezeugnis.
  • Sweden: Successful completion of Upper Secondary School or Kommunal vuxenutbildning with a minimum GPA of 12.
  • Norway: Successful completion of at least six months of study at a recognised higher education institution/ Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skolen with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Denmark: Successful completion of one semester of study at a recognised higher education institution with an overall grade of Pass (average of D).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30960 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30960 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    21960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21960 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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