Coursework

Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary)

  • CRICOS Code: 093002F

Where will this take me?

Overview

Careers

The Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) 2022 course will be submitted to the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) and the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) for accreditation. Once accredited, the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) will allow graduates to apply for registration to teach in Australian schools and early childhood education and care settings with children aged birth to twelve years.

Please note: The Master of Teaching courses offered prior to 2022 are accredited.

Highly employable

Finish your course confident of gaining employment, thanks to the excellent reputation of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. We have been ranked as #1 in Australia and #12 in the world for Education*, meaning a degree from us is a globally-recognised achievement. We rank with the highest employment rate: 95.9 per cent of our graduates gain employment within the first four months of graduating^. Studying at Melbourne will give you the skills to hit the ground running.

Fikan, decided to pursue his teaching career by enrolling in our Master of Teaching (Early Childhood & Primary). Traditionally a female-dominated field, Fikan aims to "bring more equal representation" to early childhood teaching while "enhancing the quality of early childhood education back in Indonesia."

*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021: Education

^Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching, Graduates Outcomes Survey 2018-2020

Graduate pathways

Once you've completed your undergraduate degree, you can go on to gain employment or begin a graduate degree and work towards a professional qualification such as law, engineering or medicine. Or you could join our graduate research community and contribute to our world-changing research.

Your graduate degree will be internationally recognised, and set you apart from those who study a traditional Australian single or double degree.

Explore the graduate pathways available once you complete your undergraduate degree here.