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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 Education (Early Childhood and Primary)

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    Start your teaching career with this flexible Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary) course.

  • Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

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    If you’re looking to extend your training and assessment qualification to enable you to work at senior levels within the vocational education and training (VET) sector, the Diploma of Vocational Education and Training (TAE50111) is the course for you!

  • Children as Mathematical Learners

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    Children as Mathematical Learners is an online undergraduate level 2 unit offered by Curtin University is designed for primary school teachers. The unit examines the Australian mathematics curriculum and also covers number patterns and relationships, decimals and percentages, operations, algebraic thinking and fractions.

  • Language and Literacy for Teachers

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    Gain an appreciation for language and its place in academic, sociocultural and educational contexts with this Language and Literacy for Teachers online unit.
  • The Numerate Educator

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    Study The Numerate Educator unit from Curtin University and develop your personal numeracy skills. You’ll learn how to communicate mathematical ideas with words, pictures and symbols, and gain the confidence to teach!
  • Performing Arts for Educators

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    Learn how to provide effective arts education to your students with this online Performing Arts for Educators unit from Curtin University.

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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