Postgraduate Certificate Online

Education (Career Development)

6 months
13440 AUD/year
11280 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The aim of the Education (Career Development) course at the University of Southern Queensland is ideal if you work in teaching, counselling, training, employment or community development roles and support the career planning and development of students, clients, and organisations. 


  • Develop your expertise as a practitioner by focusing on the big picture issues in career development, including policy, employability and learning.
  • This Education (Career Development) course at the University of Southern Queensland does not qualify you for teacher registration in Queensland. You can qualify for teacher registration in Queensland with the Master of Learning and Teaching (Early Years), Master of Learning and Teaching (Primary) or Master of Learning and Teaching (Secondary).

Career outcomes 

  • Career opportunities exist in an array of work environments from schools, TAFEs and universities to government agencies and industry. Roles can include career development practitioner, career educator, career counsellor, work-integrated learning coordinator or employment counsellor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Career Development
  • Counselling in Educational Contexts
  • Educational Leadership
  • STEM Education
  • Special and Inclusive Education 
  • Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages
  • Tertiary Teaching

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 semestersApply early, to make sure you secure a place


4 alternative credits




Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: QLD 00244B, NSW 02225M   

  • 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.
  • International Online: AUD 13440


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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