Master of Education
Increase your understanding of contemporary education issues and develop highly specialised, cutting edge skills and knowledge to further your career in education.
The Master of Education gives you a strong foundation in education practice and theory, and allows you to pursue your own interests and specialist teaching through research and elective subjects in a number of specialised areas.
The flexible structure provides over 70 electives so that you can build a course that is tailor-made for you, including curriculum and pedagogy, science, literacy and numeracy education, digital technologies, equity, youth and identity, educational management and more.
This course is ideal for those wishing to strengthen their skills as an education professional, connect with the latest developments and research in the field, and move beyond the classroom to explore system-level issues and challenges
Commonwealth Supported Places available
Typical course fee for 2017:
Indicative total course fee:
This course offers both Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) and Australian Fee (AF) Places to domestic students.
Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs)
A limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. A Commonwealth Supported Place is subsidised by the Australian Government. Students pay a contribution amount that is determined by the Australian Government, based on the subjects undertaken.
Australian Fee Places (AF)
If you are not eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place, you will automatically be considered for an Australian Fee place if you are eligible for a place in the course. Students enrolled in an AF place are required to pay the full cost of their tuition fees to the University. Australian Fee places are not subsidised by the Australian Government, however you may be eligible for FEE-HELP to assist with payment of tuition fees.
How course fees are calculated
Your course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one year full-time 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.
The duration indicated is maximum course duration and does not take into account any advanced standing for prior studies. The course may be shorter depending on your academic background and/or relevant work experience where applicable.
If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more.