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Master of Teaching Practice (Secondary Education)

  • Masters (Coursework)

Ignite the spark of learning. Become a secondary school teacher.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
2 years full-time
Course Code
MC220P19, 098980D
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
International Fees
$29,760 per year / $59,520 total

About this course

Build your confidence to become a highly effective secondary teacher.

RMIT's Master of Teaching Practice (Secondary Education) is designed for graduates from any discipline who wish to teach in secondary schools.

Throughout your studies, you'll build practical and technological skills to become a teacher and develop a deep theoretical understanding of how students learn.

This qualification emphasises industry experience and theoretical understanding, and features guidance from academic professionals to help you to positively influence the lives of your students.

Core courses cover:
  • youth cultures and education
  • engaging with the community
  • educational research and inquiry
  • integrating information and communications technology with teaching practice
  • 21st century teaching and learning skills
  • evidence-based teaching practice.

You will graduate with specialist knowledge in education, fully prepared to become a teacher who makes an impact.

Entry requirements

You must have successfully completed an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) that includes a major in a specialist area and a sub-major in a second specialist area.

Please refer to the VIT specialist area guidelines on the VIT website.

Study locations

Melbourne City

Career pathways

Discover a career with meaning. Bring positive change to the lives of young people and open opportunities with a globally-recognised teaching qualification that's always in demand.

RMIT postgraduates are among the most employable in Australia.

As a graduate of this degree, you'll be qualified as a secondary teacher and equipped to teach in schools and other educational settings in national and international contexts.

The knowledge and skills you will gain can also be applied in policy and consultative work in private industry, the public sector, and community service organisations.

RMIT education graduates have found many career pathways beyond the classroom. Listen to their stories.

Common career options include secondary teacher, educational officer, trainer, and educational policy officer.