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University of Wollongong (UOW)

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Master of Education (Literacy) (Online Delivery available)

  • Masters (Coursework)

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.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time
Course Code
422, 083833E
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Fees
$22,560 per year / $33,840 total
International Fees
$26,544 per year / $39,816 total

About this course

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.

This degree

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.

UAC 935065

Entry requirements

A recognised equivalent to an Australian bachelor’s degree in education, plus at least 3 months teaching experience in Australian schools.

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor

Study locations

Wollongong

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at University of Wollongong (UOW).
81.5%
Overall satisfaction
72.4%
Skill scale
66.4%
Teaching scale
88.3%
Employed full-time
$78.5k
Average salary