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

  • Graduate Certificate

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

Key details

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

About this course

This is the combination of the Master of Teaching (Secondary) and the Graduate Certificate in Religious Education. The Graduate Certificate in Religious Education provides the certification, fundamental knowledge, skills and competencies needed to teach religious education. The Master of Teaching (Secondary) is for graduates who want to become secondary school teachers and have an appropriate undergraduate degree. Graduates will meet the requirements for teaching in Catholic, independent and government high schools and other secondary schools. Depending on their undergraduate degree this Masters degree will prepare students to teach specialist areas including:Visual arts, media arts, music and/or dramaEnglishMathematicsEconomics and businessHumanities and social sciencesLanguagesHealth and physical education and outdoor educationICT and digital technologiesScienceReligious education. It enables students to adopt a research-based approach to reflective practice. They’ll be able to consider the implications and applications of this approach to their own professional development and its contribution to their students’ learning and wellbeing. The course provides valuable professional experience through a range of school and community-based placements during the course.

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Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
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Employed full-time
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