24 months
26880 AUD/year
21360 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Accelerate your career opportunities with the University of New England's Master of Teaching (Secondary). Gain the specialist knowledge and skills you need to become a sought-after teacher who makes a difference. Study online in a flexible timeframe that suits your lifestyle. Be positioned at the forefront of educational expertise to make your education career goals a reality.


The University of New England's Master of Teaching (Secondary) is a graduate initial teacher education program that provides you with a supportive and intellectually challenging way to build your expertise as a sought-after secondary teacher. Combining theoretical knowledge with practical experience, this degree will open the door to a variety of secondary teaching opportunities.

Career outcomes 

Did you know UNE is a leader on the provision of online learning for current and future teachers? Our world-class online platform gives you the flexibility to balance your study with work, family and other commitments. Career opportunities for graduates with a Master of Teaching (Secondary) include:

  • secondary school teacher in the public or private sector
  • further opportunities for education leadership positions, for example, education manager.


The Master of Teaching (Secondary) aims to provide graduates with an accredited professional qualification meeting the requirements of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) for initial teacher education programs, and ensuring all graduates meet the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers at the Graduate Career Stage.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aboriginal Education
  • Literacies and Numeracies in Context
  • ICT in Education
  • Planning for Effective Learning
  • Inclusive Teaching: PrEx 30 Days
  • Teaching for Cultural Diversity-EAL/D Students

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code 064592G

A candidate shall:

  • hold a relevant AQF Level 7 Bachelor degree of a recognised Australian University or tertiary institution (or overseas equivalent as assessed Australian Education International - National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (AEI-NOOSR)), with a minimum GPA of 4.0;and
  • satisfy the School of their suitability for teaching through the satisfactory completion of a Personal Statement for Initial Teaching Education Course Entry.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26880 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    21360 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21360 AUD per year during 24 months.

Commonwealth Supported Place (quotas apply): $4,130

Living costs for Armidale

1500 - 2100 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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