Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)
- CRICOS Code: 093002F
Where will this take me?
Become a teacher
The Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) qualifies graduates to work in an Australian primary school and/or early childhood education and care settings with children aged birth to twelve years.
Finish your course confident of gaining employment. We rank with the highest employment rate: 96 per cent of our graduate’s gain employment within the first four months of graduating*. Studying at Melbourne will give you the skills to hit the ground running.
*(Quality Indicators for Graduate Teacher Education Overall Employment = Survey 2016-18)
The Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) has been approved by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) and the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA). This allows you to qualify for provisional registration and work in Australian schools and early childhood education and care settings with children aged birth to twelve years.
Other career paths
The Master of Teaching program will also benefit a career in areas such as community, government (policy formation) or research.
You could find yourself in a rewarding career in children’s services coordination, quality regulation and assessment, and early intervention for children with special needs.