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Master of Education by Research

Edith Cowan University

12 months
32550 AUD/year
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The Master of Education by Research from Edith Cowan University provides an opportunity for those involved in educational practice to undertake advanced coursework and research in a field of particular interest.


The Master of Education by Research course from Edith Cowan University prepares students to inquire into the nature of educational problems and generate new knowledge which can be used to enhance policy and practice. When undertaking research, students are encouraged to become involved in applied research which attempts to provide solutions to the problems faced by learners, teachers, administrators, consultants and policy-makers.

Related courses

Courses you can consider if you are interested in progressing further in this area.

  • Doctor of Philosophy

Students interested in completing doctoral research in Education should consider the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Preparation: Methods of Research
  • Research Preparation: Reviewing the Literature
  • Research Preparation: Developing a Research Topic
  • Advanced Seminar
  • Master of Education: Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 075286E

The following course-specific admission requirements are mandatory and must be satisfied by all applicants. These requirements are in addition to or supersede the minimum requirements outlined within the Academic admission requirements band section below.

All applicants are required to have a Bachelor of Education. Alternatively applicants can have a Bachelor degree in any other field, plus extensive professional experience, or have three years of teacher training, plus extensive professional experience.

Academic admission requirements (Band 8) may be satisfied through completion of one of the following:
  • Bachelor degree in a cognate discipline; or
  • Where accepted, equivalent prior learning, including at least five years relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32550 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32550 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

The Australian Government's Research Training Program provides tuition fee offsets for domestic students who are enrolled in Higher Degree by Research courses.

Living costs for Joondalup

1400 - 2500 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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