The Master of Teaching (Primary) at Deakin University is fully accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) and prepares graduates for employment as a primary teacher in Australia and overseas.
The course includes core subjects of the primary curriculum: English, mathematics, science, humanities and social sciences, the arts, technology, health and physical education, and opportunities to develop breadth of knowledge in areas of interest.
There is a strong demand for qualified teachers and graduate starting salaries for teachers are high compared to the graduate average. The increased demand for teachers has also resulted in improvements in teaching conditions, resources and career advancement opportunities. As a graduate of this course you may find employment as a teacher within the private or public education sectors.
- Teaching: Promoting Successful Learning
- Planning and Assessment with Diverse Learners
- Primary Literacy
- Fostering Primary Children's Mathematical Development
- Primary Humanities, Societies and Environments
- Planning for Learning in Professional Experience
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Admission is based on:
- Bachelor degree in a different discipline, and
- All applicants must complete an additional selection tool for non-academic attributes. Deakin University is using the CASPer assessment tool. CASPer is an online, video-scenario based situational judgement test, designed to measure non-academic suitability for teaching.
CRICOS code: 088429K
International29400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29400 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National22400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22400 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
- A Deakin scholarship might change your life. If you've got something special to offer Deakin – or you just need the financial help to get you here – we may have a scholarship opportunity for you.
- If you’re a Deakin alumnus commencing a postgraduate award course, you may be eligible to receive a 15% reduction per unit on your enrolment fees. Your Immediate Family Members may also be eligible to apply for this bursary.
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