Master of Teaching (Secondary Education)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Master of Teaching (Secondary Education) provides graduates of non-education undergraduate degrees with a secondary school teaching qualification. Notre Dame has a two year Master of Teaching program that doubles the amount of practicum in a Diploma of Education and allows students to take a more graduated approach to the in-school development of teaching competence. It gives them the ability to teach in two learning areas of the secondary curriculum and accreditation to teach Religious Education if desired. The Secondary teaching course at Notre Dame provides students with:
An extensive school experience component amounting to 20 weeks of in-school time over two years.
Strong supportive mentoring arrangement.
The ability to teach in two learning areas of the secondary curriculum.
A focus on the Australian Curriculum.
The strong integration of theory and practice.
Coursework that is contemporary, practical, interactive and focused on problem solving.
Professional reflection on practice.
Exposure to emergent learning technologies.
Attainment of employer, government and registration requirements.
Accreditation to teach Religious Education in a Catholic school (if desired).
Requirements to teach in a Catholic school (if desired).
All students are required to complete a core curriculum unit in Theology or Ethics at a 500 level.
Career Opportunities
Graduates can find employment in Catholic, independent and government schools. Notre Dame Graduates have a very high rate of employment success.


Which department am I in? School of Education

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants are required to have an Honours degree (First Class or 2A) or a Masters Degree from a recognised University. English Language Requirements accepted: IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub Score): 7.0 (6.5); TOEFL (IB): 94; PTE (Academic): 65.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Applicants must have completion of Bachelors degree in a discipline(s) relevant to the secondary school curriculum and provide sufficient content depth for a teaching Major (up to Year 12) and a teaching Minor (up to Year 10 level).
English language requirement:
IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub-Score) - 8.0 (7.0)

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Fleming College
Durham College
Griffith College
Georgian College
Open Universities Australia

Full Time (2 years)

A$31,650.00 (US$ 24,757) per year

26 February 2018, 30 July 2018, 18 February 2019, 29 July 2019

The University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus, 32 Mouat Street, FREMANTLE, Western Australia, 6959, PERTH, Australia