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About

If you are keen to address some of the key challenges facing education, and help develop professional learning communities across Australia and around the world, then this Master of Education Studies from University of Canberra is an outstanding springboard for an impressive leadership career within the education sector. 

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Overview

UC recognises how important it is that you are able to continue with your studies while your travel plans are temporarily put on hold due to COVID-19. For this reason, we have developed a carefully selected range of online units for our most popular degree courses, enabling you to commence your study online before transitioning to face-to-face study once travel restrictions are lifted.

Please refer to our website for detailed info regarding availability/conditions etc

During this two-year course, you will examine international policy trends and learn to develop evidence-based curriculums to improve education practices. 

Combining your professional knowledge and capabilities, you will develop a substantial research paper, which you will then present as part of a group-based capstone unit. 

At the completion of your course, you will have a solid understanding of the issues facing education, both locally and globally, and will be ready to enhance your career as a senior professional in education.

Study a Master of Education Studies at University of Canberra and you will:

  • develop the critical knowledge, skills and capabilities required by modern education professionals
  • address the key challenges facing education globally
  • develop evidence-based programs and curriculum to improve education practices and student learning outcomes
  • examine international policy trends in education and understand the impacts of globalisation on learning and development
  • apply research principles and methods in the workplace across sectors.

Career opportunities

  • Principal
  • Deputy principal
  • Head of department
  • Executive teacher
  • Year adviser
  • Schools policy adviser
  • Educational policy developer
  • Curriculum developer
  • Corporate trainer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educating Globally 
  • Educational Leadership and Change 
  • Education Research Perspectives 
  • Critical Policy Analysis in Education 
  • Leading and Sustaining Professional Learning Communities
  • Investigating Curriculum and its Context 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a three-year degree in education or relevant field as approved by the University.
CRICOS Code: 076973G

Funding

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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