Graduate Certificate in Education (Learning Difficulties)

Course overview

  • 2 years part time
  • Online
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Mid Year Intake - July


Gain the skills to better support the needs of students with specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia and dyscalculia.

You’ll improve your professional knowledge and understanding of the nature and causes of specific learning difficulties in children. Enhance your skills in classroom assessment, goal-setting, instructional choices and responsiveness to learning difficulties as you learn how to implement teaching that optimises student learning.

Flexible study

This course is offered part-time and 100% online so you can balance study with work and other commitments.

Internationally recognised lecturers

The Melbourne Graduate School of Education is home to a number of internationally recognised education experts, and at the cutting edge of teaching and research.


Graduates of this course may be eligible for 50 credit points of advanced standing towards the Master of Learning Intervention.