Mathematics and Science Education

Specialisation overview


The Mathematics and Science Education specialisation of the Master of Education will help you develop the understanding, skills and confidence to lead science, mathematics and numeracy learning and learn innovative approaches to teaching and communicating these subjects in ways that lift engagement and performance. Also, you will explore interdisciplinary perspectives from across the world and discover how to strengthen connections between science and mathematics education across the curriculum.

Who is the Mathematics and Science Education specialisation for?

Whether you are a teacher, education leader, policy maker, educator or someone who engages with mathematics or science at work, this course will equip you with research-informed knowledge, practical skills, and insight to empower your professional practice.

Internationally recognised academics

With a focus on improving learning, building teacher capacity, and teaching with technology, you will learn from renowned academics leading cutting-edge educational research programs. The Melbourne Graduate School of Education also has a research centre – the Mathematics Education Group – which advances knowledge of the teaching and learning of mathematics.

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Learn more about the Mathematics Education Group

Please note: this specialisation is available within the Master of Education, and is not a separate course. The regular Master of Education CRICOS code applies.