Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)
- CRICOS Code: 093002F
The Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) prepares you for dual registration to teach in early childhood education and across all primary years as a generalist teacher.
You will focus on early childhood development and education from birth to 12 years and be prepared to teach across the curriculum, with a specialisation in early years learning and development, literacy, and mathematics.
Support while you learn
Our teacher candidates are successful because of the extra support and guidance they get when leading a class for the first time.
You will receive ongoing support – unlike any other university – both on campus and while on placement. As you learn, you will be supported by a Mentor Teacher and a Clinical Teaching Specialist.
We’re the only initial teaching degree in Australia to use an Evidence-Based Teaching framework
Graduate Degree Packages
Secure your place in the Master of Teaching program as a Year 12 student with one of our new Graduate Degree Packages
Guaranteed Entry for Melbourne graduates
Students who have completed a Bachelor degree at the University of Melbourne have access to a Guaranteed Entry pathway into the Master of Teaching. This includes early admission into the Master of Teaching and a Commonwealth Supported Place (for Domestic students only).
Early Childhood Scholarship
The Victorian government are offering Early Childhood Scholarships and incentives for individuals looking to start a rewarding career as an early childhood teacher. Find out more at the Department of Education and Training