Master of Education

  • CRICOS Code: 095802B

What will I study?


Through this course, you will develop specialised knowledge and skills in educational theories, policies and approaches at the graduate level. You will connect with the latest developments and research in the field, and gain the expertise to move beyond the classroom to explore system-level issues and challenges.


Course code: MC-ED

Full program – 200 points of coursework, comprising:

  • Year 1: 4 x core subjects and 4 x electives
  • Year 2: 4 x core specialisation subjects, 2 x core subjects and 2 x electives

Fast-tracked – 100 points of coursework with advanced standing, comprising:

  • Year 2: 4 x core specialisation subjects, 2 x core subjects and 2 x electives.

To specialise in a particular area, you must successfully complete each of the four specialisation core subjects. Students in the full program may complete more than one specialisation.

If you wish to complete a general Master of Education without a specialisation, you may choose subjects from across the range of elective and specialisation subjects.

For detailed course and subject information, see the University Handbook: Master of Education.

Flexible study

The Master of Education may be undertaken through either:

  • Full-time study, comprising four semesters over two years, or
  • Part-time study, comprising up to eight semesters over four years

Delivery mode

  • On campus (evenings and weekends)


  • Semester 1, Semester 2

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