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Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)

    • CRICOS Code: 093002F

    What will I study?

    Overview

    Develop expert knowledge and understanding of child learning and development, as well as professional practice in early childhood settings. Your studies will cover the multi-disciplinary fields of care, education and health. You will also gain skills in professional practice across the primary years, with a specific focus on literacy, numeracy and science teaching.

    Cater to individual learning needs

    The Master of Teaching will help you develop your interventionist educational skills through the evidence-based teaching framework. You'll develop the professional skills to assess, diagnose and support the individual learning needs of all students, and work with learners of all abilities.

    Course structure

    • Full-time study, comprising four semesters over two years including one summer and two winter intensives
    • 250 points of coursework
    • 60 placement days in early childhood settings and five days in primary school, to be completed in your first 150 points
    • 42 placement days in primary schools, to be completed in the final 100 points.

    For detailed course and subject information, see the University Handbook: Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary).

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    Please note: the Commonwealth Government of Australia now requires all students undertaking initial teacher education courses in Australia to pass a literacy and numeracy test.

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