If you’re a primary or secondary school teacher who’s serious about giving your students the education they deserve, this Graduate Certificate in History Teaching course is perfect for you.
Not only will it get you up to speed with the new national curriculum for history, it’ll also enable you to specialise in the discipline of teaching history and give your career an instant boost.
Delivered by Open Universities Australia in partnership with Curtin University, the course covers topics taught under the new curriculum. Units include twentieth century Australia, heritage studies (local history), democracy and dictatorship in Asia, and curriculum and instruction for social studies.
This course is a simple and convenient way for you to upskill and advance your career prospects as a teacher – all via the convenience of online study.
Applicants must possess a university-level teaching qualification to be eligible to enrol in this program. Such qualifications may include a:
Bachelor of Education
Master of Teaching
Graduate Diploma of Education
Areas of study
In this teaching course, the subjects you will study include:
Twentieth century Australia
Heritage studies (local history)
Democracy and dictatorship in Asia
Curriculum and instruction – social sciences (upper secondary)
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Worried your online qualification won't be recognised? Think again.
If you’re a school teacher, this course is a smart career move for you. You’ll not only get the opportunity to specialise your skillset, but you’ll also be able to familiarise yourself with the new national curriculum for history.
With this postgraduate qualification under your belt, you’ll be sure to advance your career prospects as a professional teacher and educator in Australia.
How else will I benefit from this graduate certificate?
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Graduate Certificate in History Teaching from Curtin University.
Studying online/by correspondence means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
Studying with OUA allows you the opportunity to study single units.
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Want more information about the career benefits of this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.
OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.