Learning Design, Master | University of Technology Sydney | Sydney, Australia
6 months
724 AUD/credit 17376 AUD/full
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Created with industry and based on dynamic research, the Learning Design course at University of Technology Sydney develops students’ core competencies in learning design through focussed studies that combine practice and essential knowledge.    

Visit the official programme website for more information


The course design and content are tailored to the needs of those who work in the broad fields of education (at any level) and training, those seeking employment in these areas, as well as those desiring to develop their digital learning skills to leverage new technologies to address changing educational needs. Students study online, either full time or part-time. 

The Learning Design course at University of Technology Sydney equips students with the skills, knowledge and experience to become a learning designer or to progress in their existing role. Students consider underpinning theories of learning design and learning sciences and examine the characteristics of appropriate learning design, including critical issues such as accessibility, privacy and ethics.  

Students assess the role of data analytics and the importance of assessment and feedback within learning environments and equip themselves for continued change by examining predicted trends in the field and developing skills to assess and implement new tools and platforms. 


Career options include learning designer, instructional designer, educational developer, academic developer, learning engineer, multimedia designer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Think: Learning Theories and Implications for Learning Design
  • Design: Designing for Learning
  • Critique: Issues in Learning Design  
  • Analyse: Evaluation and Assessment in Learning Design
  • Crunch: Learning Analytics for Performance Improvement
  • Predict: Current and Future Trends in eLearning 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 102400B   

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17376 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 724 AUD per credit during 6 months.
  • A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).   

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.

Our partners

Learning Design
University of Technology Sydney


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!