About this course
|Award title||Master of Teaching (Secondary)|
|Year & campus||2024 — Parkville|
|Fees information||Subject EFTSL, level, discipline and census date|
|Study level & type||Graduate Coursework|
|Credit points||200 credit points|
|Duration||18 months intensive or 24 months full-time or 36 months part-time|
The Master of Teaching (Secondary) prepares graduates for secondary teaching in a wide range of curriculum areas and provides a qualification in two learning areas.
The course focuses on secondary school teaching (ages 12 to 18 years). All graduates will be qualified to teach two learning areas, while also receiving an introduction into a third learning area to expand their knowledge and employability.
Teacher Candidates receive ongoing support throughout their studies and while on placement to ensure they graduate confident and ready for a career in teaching. The Faculty of Education's Clinical Model of Initial Teacher Education integrates theory and practice, ensuring teachers develop the professional skills to assess, identify and support students’ individual learning needs, and to work with learners of all abilities.
The course promotes a greater understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ways of knowing and being. There is a focus on wellbeing for both the student and the teacher, along with prioritising sustainable practices. The course will prepare graduates to become leaders in the profession and extend their capabilities through work integrated learning that links authentic real world professional experiences with disciplinary theory.
The course may be completed in two years of full time study, one and half years of accelerated study, or be extended over three years.
Last updated: 6 December 2023