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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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Master of Teaching (Primary)/Graduate Certificate in Religious Education

  • Graduate Certificate

This is the combination of the Master of Teaching (Primary) and the Graduate Certificate in Religious Education.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Course Code
096830A
Study Mode
In person
Fees
$8,200 per year / $16,400 total

About this course

This is the combination of the Master of Teaching (Primary) and the Graduate Certificate in Religious Education. The Master of Teaching (Primary) is for graduates who want to become primary school teachers and have an appropriate undergraduate degree. It provides a pre-service education for beginning teachers. The Graduate Certificate in Religious Education is designed to help students meet accreditation requirements to teach Religious Education in Catholic Schools in addition to their other teaching areas. Graduates are eligible for employment in Catholic and other faith-based schools, government and non-government schools. This Master’s degree prepares primary school teachers who are reflective, independent and flexible thinkers who can apply their skills to improve curriculum offerings and advance their community’s education. It provides students valuable professional experience through a range of school and community-based placements during the course.

Entry requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Melbourne, VIC

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
81.8%
Overall satisfaction
75.3%
Skill scale
66.9%
Teaching scale
91.3%
Employed full-time
$89k
Average salary