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Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Teaching (Secondary)

1.5 years full time
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International students
VTAC code: 96231, 96232, 96241, 96242
Course CRICOS code: 061228G

The Master of Teaching (Secondary) is for graduates from any discipline who wish to become secondary school  teachers. With a deeper understanding of why students do what they do, you’ll be better able to keep them engaged and motivated. In turn, you’ll enjoy a more successful and rewarding career.

This course is an intensive program where you will complete two years of full-time equivalent study in one and a half years.

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Domestic fee place

Commonwealth Supported Places available

Indicative total course fee:

Typical course fee 2017:
$26,848 /YEAR i

The course duration (2 EFSTL) is completed over 1.5 years. Course structure involves students completing 150 credit points (1.5 EFTSL) in the first year of the course PLUS 50 credit points (0.5 EFTSL) in second year. Students can graduate with a Graduate Diploma in Teaching after completing 150 credit points.

This course offers both Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) and fee places to domestic students. A CSP is subsidised by the Australian Government. Students pay a contribution amount that is determined by the Australian Government, based on the subjects undertaken.  Students enrolled in a fee place are required to pay the full cost of their tuition fees to the University. Students may be eligible for FEE-HELP to assist with payment of tuition fees. More details on fees and CSP student contribution amounts.

The course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more

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