24 months
33000 AUD/year
20880 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Education (Basic Entry Level) program from Flinders University is intended for people currently employed in education, special education or education management, and for those who have an interest in developing their knowledge and practice in these areas.  

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The Education (Basic Entry Level) program from Flinders University introduces knowledge and skills in your area of interest, with a focus on understanding and changing practice.

Masters offers quality research training and an introduction to traditions of thought and analysis in educational policy and practice. It gives advanced insights into theoretical and practical matters in education to improve professional decision making.

Your career

The courses are designed to meet the increasing demand for professional development of current teachers and other professionals. They are not designed to be an initial preparation for teaching and do not lead to teacher registration. Graduates are suitable for careers in a variety of positions ranging from work as teachers in school classrooms, school coordinators and principals, curriculum and policy advisers in departments of education, and as advisers to government and other policy makers.  

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Approaches to Research 
  • Independent Research Study   
  • Contemporary Issues in Special Education 
  • Studies in Vision Impairment 
  • Strategic Thinking and Planning  
  • Leaders and Leadership  
  •  Pedagogical Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 002648K  

  • Applicants for the Master of Education will qualify for either the 2-year or 1.5-year program. Applicants who hold an approved bachelor degree in any discipline are eligible for the basic entry level, and will complete up to 72 units of study. Applicants who hold a bachelor degree in education, teaching or a closely related discipline are eligible for the 1.5-year program, and will complete up to 54 units of study. Different specialisations may have additional entry requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    20880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20880 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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