24 months
27400 AUD/year
20385 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Teaching (Primary) from the University of the Sunshine Coast qualifies graduates with non-education bachelor degrees to teach in primary schools with students in Prep to Year 6.  

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At the Teaching (Primary) Master from the University of the Sunshine Coast , you'll make an impact on young people's lives.

Students at Teaching (Primary) from the University of the Sunshine Coast will:

  • Learn to inspire young students and apply existing subject knowledge in the classroom 
  • Study core courses that prepare you to teach english, maths, science, technology, arts, history, geography, health and physical education (PE)
  • Learn how to motivate and encourage young students through curriculum design, teaching strategies and behaviour management
  • Enhance your knowledge and skills through ongoing professional development seminars and employment forums
  • Complete Supervised Professional Experience in three blocks, totalling 60 days of practice teaching, with the opportunity to gain experience in rural and remote areas throughout Queensland

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Primary School English: Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • Teaching Mathematics in the Early Years
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Perspectives in Teaching and Learning
  • Using Data for Learning
  • Teacher as Researcher 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


192 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 096250K  
  • You must have completed a non-education bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7) or equivalent, with a minimum GPA of 4.0 from a recognised tertiary institution. In addition, you must satisfy the discipline study requirements of eight units of study across two learning areas of the primary curriculum: the arts; English; geography; health and physical education; history; languages; maths; science; and/or technology.
  • As part of your application, you are required to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate your motivation for, and understanding of, the program and profession.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27400 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    20385 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20385 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National students are commonwealth supported - A$3,984/ year


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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