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Learning and Teaching

Torrens University Australia

Postgraduate Certificate Online
8 months
9800 AUD/full
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This Learning and Teaching course from Torrens University Australia draws on contemporary theories and practices of learning and teaching to enable participants to enhance their teaching, with a particular focus on innovative hybrid and blended approaches. 

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The primary focus for this qualification is academics and sessional staff teaching in tertiary education who have a wealth of specialism expertise. However, the course is designed to be of value to experienced educators who may nonetheless have some knowledge or skills gaps.

This Learning and Teaching course from Torrens University Australia   is unique in its ‘practice-first’ approach, and in the depth of learning about the higher education context. Participants will collaborate and innovate with a group of likeminded peers through the online learning environment, and through innovative folio and project-based assessment tasks. N.B. This is not an accredited Australian Initial Teacher Education course and therefore does not qualify the student to teach in Australia.


You’ll have a variety of career outcomes when you study the Graduate Certificate of Learning and Teaching, including:

  • Tertiary teaching roles
  • Academic administrative roles
  • Curriculum design and development
  • Staff development, mentoring and coaching

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scholarly Teaching in Action
  • Curriculum Design and Assessment in Higher Education
  • Digital Technologies in Learning and Teaching
  • Academic Contexts and Professional Identities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

  • Students must be teaching in a tertiary classroom. 
  • Students without an undergraduate degree may be admitted to the Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching on the basis that they are being employed to teach within a tertiary education institution or with consideration of appropriate professional expertise within a discipline. 
  • Appropriate professional expertise will be determined as 5 years of practice within a profession.
  • CRICOS CODE: 095593F

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9800 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 8 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Learning and Teaching
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