Master On Campus

Teaching (Primary)

University of Sydney

24 months
44000 AUD/year
29000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching (Primary) program at the University of Sydney prepares you to teach all primary school subjects from kindergarten to Year 6 (K-6). 


The Teaching (Primary) program at the University of Sydney makes you attend lectures and complete assignments about issues in teaching, learning and curriculum in all school years from Kindergarten to the Higher School Certificate. Various electives are offered in addition to the compulsory coursework, which covers teaching in multilingual classrooms (TESOL) and the Primary School Key Learning Areas of:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science and technology 
  • Human society and its environment (HSIE)
  • Creative and practical arts
  • Personal development, health and physical education (PDHPE) 

Career Pathways

The University of Sydney has an international reputation for excellence. Many of our Master of Teaching students are offered full-time employment before completing their degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aboriginal Students K-6 
  • Children's Literature and Literacy 
  • Conversations about Factual Texts 
  • Creative Arts K-6 
  • English 1 K-6 
  • Human Society and its Environment K-6 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 020155D 

  • a bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification; and
  • completion of the curriculum area specialisation requirements specified by the Faculty; and
  • completion of any additional qualifying courses prescribed by the Faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29000 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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