This Master of Teaching Primary course from The University of Western Australia will qualify you as a primary school teacher (Foundation/Pre-primary to Year 6) with a comprehensive understanding of childhood development and learning.
You’ll focus on the interface between play-based learning and intentional teaching, with a special emphasis on the skills children need in developing literacy and numeracy, and be introduced to the breadth of learning required of children including science, the humanities and social science, the arts, and health and physical education.
There will be opportunities to practise your teaching skills in authentic settings throughout the course and in professional practice placements.
As a graduate of this course you will be able to work in government and independent schools, both nationally and internationally.
- National Literacy and Numeracy Test
- Teaching Performance Assessment
- Perspectives in Aboriginal Education
- Integrated Studies: The Humanities and Social Sciences
- Teaching Mathematics in the Early Years
- Language and Literacy in Early Childhood
- Integrated Studies: Science
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesEducation Teaching Early Childhood Education View 25 other Masters in Early Childhood Education in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS CODE: 077502G
To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
- a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
- the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent; and
- at least one year of the bachelor's degree relevant to one or more learning areas in the Primary school curriculum;
- Before admission, international students must obtain a criminal record check from their country of origin or recent residence.
International33300 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33300 AUD per year during 18 months.
Living costs for Perth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.