The Master of Education (Literacy) is designed for current school teachers who wish to extend their understandings of the literacy and language curriculum in Australian schools. The program is for current or aspiring head teachers or teachers in leadership positions who wish to promote and support literacy development in their schools. This specialisation requires some teaching experience in Australian schools.
The Master of Education (Literacy) offers sound theoretical foundations and extensive practical skills that address the broader aspects of education and training.
What you will study
This degree provides in-depth study of the English curriculum through investigation of current issues in policy, assessment and curriculum development. You will also have the opportunity to study literacy repertoires and children's literature.
You will build skills to investigate and solve complex issues in a rapidly changing educational climate and conduct an individualised research project that ties in with your work, interests and study specialisation.