Diplomas and Certificates

Graduate Certificate in University Teaching

1 year part time/2 years part time(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Semester 1 entry

This course supports the development of professionalism in higher education practice. Participants engage in a range of activities designed to draw upon their own particular involvements in university teaching and learning. The course explores the principles of effective teaching and learning in a range of contexts and formats, covering topics including large and small group teaching, assessment, evaluation, effective use of information and communication technology, curriculum design and cultural diversity, It affords participants opportunities to work collaboratively with university colleagues, and to design and undertake a small project into an aspect of higher education.

Participants must be engaged in teaching in higher education and will normally take the course part-time, over two years although full time enrolment is possible.

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Typical course fee for 2018:

The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. 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

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