Master of Education

  • CRICOS Code: 095802B

Where will this take me?



The Master of Education offers professional learning for educators in a broad range of fields, including early childhood, primary, secondary, tertiary, vocational and adult.

It is designed for professionals who already hold, or seek to move into:

  • Leadership and/or management positions within educational and professional settings
  • Policy making roles and responsibilities within government and non-government organisations
  • Specialist and coordination positions
  • Professional development/capacity building positions in educational, workplace and or community settings
  • Other education and training settings

Learning outcomes

In this course you will:

  • Develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of educational theory and practice in specialised areas of education
  • Be exposed to the latest research that is driving change to policy and practice in educational settings world-wide


  • Advanced standing of up to 100 credit points of the 200 credit point degree will be granted to applicants who have either:
    • A four-year education degree, or equivalent, or
    • An undergraduate degree in any discipline and at least 50 credit points, or equivalent, of graduate study in education
  • Students interested in completing a thesis are encouraged to apply for the Master of Education - Research. Graduates from this program are eligible to apply for entry to the Doctor of Education program or a PhD.