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Education Careers

The importance of teachers in educating today’s youth can’t be overstated. If you’re a born leader and communicator looking for a satisfying career where you can make a difference, then joining the education sector could be a great career move.

Good teachers at every level – in primary, secondary or tertiary education, or industry assessors and coaches – are always in demand. But you’ll need the right skills and qualifications.

Education courses

  • Bachelor of Special Education (Primary)/Bachelor of Disability Studies

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    Start a rewarding career as a special education teacher with this flexible online Bachelor of Special Education (Primary)/Bachelor of Disability Studies course.

  • Understanding Young Children

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    Understanding Young Children focuses on early childhood development, exploring how children grow, learn and are shaped by their socio-cultural context.
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)

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    Gain a better understanding of the primary classroom and prepare yourself for a fulfilling career in teaching with this online or on-campus Bachelor of Education (Primary) course.

  • Issues in Early Childhood Policy and Pedagogy

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    This online unit from Macquarie University, Issues in Early Childhood Policy and Pedagogy, explores the current challenges faced by those teaching and developing educational policies relating to early childhood years.
  • Indigenous Australian Education

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    Learn how to become an effective teacher for Indigenous classrooms with this online Indigenous Australian Education unit from Curtin University.
  • Early Learning Through the Humanities

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    Early Learning through the Humanities is an online unit provided by Curtin University which explores how humanities subjects such as history and geography help inform a young child’s sense of citizenship and belonging.

Education news & views

Jobs Australia 2014 report unveils 10 top jobs

The Department of Employment's annual employment report card has been released revealing a soft job market and decline in non-skilled work. Here’s our state-by-state and industry-by-industry roundup, so you can plan for your future.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in the ACT?

With a large number of public sector jobs set to get the chop, where will the jobs be in the ACT? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS investigates the opportunities won and lost for the nation’s most highly educated workforce.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in the Northern Territory?

The Northern Territory may be the smallest labour market, but it has been punching above its weight in terms of growth lately. Find out what’s driving this success with the Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS and get on board jobs train.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in Victoria?

Employment has grown strongly in Victoria over the past five years, but with the decline of manufacturing and non-skilled work, where will the jobs be in future? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS tells you which industries are on the up.

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