Master of Teaching (Primary)

Qualification: Master's Degree
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced, max 8 years
Start date: Enquire for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: Swinburne Online (RTO 3059)

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About this course

The online Master of Teaching (Primary) course offered by SEEK Learning in partnership with Swinburne Online will equip you with advanced skills in primary school teaching.

This postgraduate teaching course is accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT), and will guide you through the latest technology, educational theories and practical skills needed to teach any level of primary school education.

Work placement

The Master of Teaching (Primary) also incorporates 60 days of professional experience, including observation, supervised practice and internship, meaning you graduate with hands-on industry experience.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from a recognised tertiary institution

AND

  • Demonstrate literacy skills equivalent to year 12 level, and numeracy skills to VCE units 1 and 2

AND

  • Be an Australian and/or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident

Areas of study

In this master's course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Supervised professional experience 1
  • Understanding theories of teaching, learning and development
  • Science and technology in primary school
  • Health and physical education in primary school
  • Understanding indigenous education and perspectives
  • Arts in primary school
  • Assessment and data
  • Literacy across the curriculum
  • Understanding behaviour for classroom practice
  • Mathematics in primary school
  • Supervised professional experience 2
  • English in primary school
  • Supervised professional experience 3
  • Humanities in primary school
  • Numeracy across the curriculum
  • Teaching for diversity, equity and inclusion

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What’s it like to work as a primary teacher?

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded a nationally recognised, accredited Master of Teaching (Primary) from Swinburne Online.

This qualification is accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT), enabling you to register as a teacher Australia wide. The course also equips you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a rewarding career in primary school teaching, whilst catering to the diverse needs of students from different backgrounds and with different learning styles and competencies. With this comprehensive training, you will be able to enjoy a fulfilling career as a primary school teacher.

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Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.

You can also pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
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As a student of Swinburne Online through SEEK Learning, your studies will be supported by online communication with tutors and other students through discussion boards, chat sessions, email and blogs. Swinburne Online offers an excellent tutor–student ratio and you will receive regular feedback and guidance from eLearning Advisors.

Swinburne Online’s student liaison officers are available by email and phone 7 days a week to respond to any queries or concerns you may have about your studies. They can also provide information on admissions, enrolment and re-enrolment, course advice, policies and regulations, academic assessments and any technical issues you may experience.

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

This online Bachelor of Education (Primary) course by Curtin University has been designed for people who wish to pursue teaching at a primary school level.



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