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Education (Special and Inclusive Education)

6 months
13440 AUD/year
11280 AUD/year
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University of Southern Queensland’s Graduate Certificate of Education (Special and Inclusive Education) extends your specialist knowledge, experience and skills required to work within education settings facilitating the inclusion of all learners, particularly those with disabilities and additional learning needs.


  • Enhance your role in a range of specialised contexts applying contemporary, evidence-based pedagogies, whether supporting general education teachers to develop and implement individualised programs for students with diverse learning needs. The Master in Education (Special and Inclusive Education) is offered at University of Southern Queensland.
  • You will have the opportunity to study in the areas of positive behaviour support, autism, differentiation, learning difficulties, wellbeing, trauma, and Work Integrated Learning (WIL) within special and inclusive education contexts.

Career outcomes

  • Upon graduation you will be well prepared to develop and implement individualised programs for students with diverse learning needs. Career outcomes include opportunities within special and inclusive education. Career opportunities may also be pursued within the disability sector, training sector, human services and community-based government organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Counseling
  • Special Pedagogy
  • Child Psychology
  • Personal Development
  • Sociology
  • Human Relations and Interactions
  • Elementary Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place


4 alternative credits




Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3-year bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13440 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13440 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    11280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11280 AUD per year during 6 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.

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