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M.Ed. Online


University of Tasmania

18 months
31311 AUD/year
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The Master of Education at University of Tasmania is designed to meet the needs of experience educators seeking professional learning, personal and professional enquiry and intellectual engagement within a specialist area or across a range of specialisations.  

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Upon completion of the graduates of the Education at University of Tasmania  will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate specialised knowledge of teaching, learning and educational research;
  • Critically interpret research and demonstrate effective research skills to analyse and synthesise information and improve educational practice across diverse contexts;
  • Analyse, generate, and communicate effective responses to complex problems;
  • Demonstrate autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility as an education specialist;
  • Communicate effectively with a range of professional communities, including specialists and non-specialists, across a range of platforms.

Learning Outcomes

1. Knowledge - Graduates will know and understand:

  • The theoretical foundations and practice of education (including various specialisations) and how these have informed and can facilitate developments in educational practice from a global perspective;
  • The inter-relationship of educational research, professional standards, and reflective practice in defining, validating and enhancing learning and teaching in local and global contexts;
  • Research principles and methods applicable to extending and generating new knowledge in the area of education.

2. Skills - Graduates will:

  • Critically reflect on and evaluate research findings and professional practice to creatively design, implement, assess and/or theorise responses to changing educational contexts and learner needs;
  • Integrate education theory with specific content and/or pedagogical knowledge to advance learner outcomes and/or systemic developments in education contexts;

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Educational Inquiry
  • Improving Teaching and Practice through Action Research
  • Dissertation
  • Applied Learning 
  • Early Childhood 
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.


150 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code 00586B 

Interested in studying the Master of Education you will need to meet the following requirements:

If you are a In-Service Teacher

Hold an Initial Teacher Education (ITE) degree:

  • Bachelor of Education, 
  • Bachelors degree with a Diploma of Education,
  • Bachelors degree with a Bachelor of Teaching,
  • Bachelors degree with a Master of Teaching,
  • or equivalent ITE qualifications.

The University requires applicants for admission to the Master of Education degree to hold a Bachelor of Education or a degree in another discipline with a Diploma of Education, Bachelor of Teaching, or Master of Teaching, or equivalent qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31311 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46967 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. 


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