What will I learn?
This degree is industry-relevant, practical and versatile. A unique blend of primary and middle makes this the only degree of its type in South Australia, qualifying you to teach up to year 10.
The curriculum is informed by our world-class research1, and you will complete specialist courses that will focus on your particular areas of interest. The practical component begins in the first six months, giving you the opportunity early on to experience exactly what the job is all about.
Overseas professional experience is also available to interested students, you'll have the opportunity to complete up to 20 days of professional experience as part of an overseas placement.
Careers to consider:
primary teacher: develop lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives and facilitate classroom learning for children in reception to year three
middle school teacher: develop lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives and facilitate classroom learning for children in year three to year seven
junior secondary teacher: develop lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives and facilitate classroom learning for children in year eight to year 10
What you'll learn:
You will study two specialisations in-depth, and develop a broad understanding of the different contexts within which young people learn. This degree will ensure you graduate with the knowledge and experience needed to embark on a rewarding career in education. You will select your two specialisations from the following:
the arts (dance, drama, media arts, music or visual arts)
technologies (food and textiles, or information and communication)
health and physical education
humanities and social sciences (history/geography)
There are other pathways you can follow to study this degree, including:
SAIBT Diploma of Arts
Future study opportunities:
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Which department am I in? School of Education
Students must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 program. English language requirements: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic: Overall 6.0 (with 6.0 in Reading and Writing) obtained within the last two years, or a corresponding result via one of the alternative English language tests recognized by the University.
To be eligible for selection, applicants are required to:
Qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and
obtain a competitive ATAR, and
meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C-
Alternatively, applicants can fulfil one of the following requirements with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements, and other academic requirements for the program:
Complete secondary education qualifications equivalent to SACE, or
Complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points, or
Complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or
Complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above, or
Complete an award from a registered training organisation at Diploma level or above, or
Qualify for Special Entry, or
Complete a University Foundation Studies program
English Language Requirements:
IELTS score of 7.0; TOEFL iBT score of 94 with Reading and Writing not less than 18; TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) score of 600 with TWE of 5.0; Cambridge CAE/CPE score of 186; Pearson's test of English (Academic) (PTE) score of 65 with Reading and Writing communicative scores not less than 50; CELUSA score of AE6.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Eynesbury
A$25,400.00 (US$ 19,868) per year
26 February 2018
Mawson Lakes Campus Ground Floor - C Building, ADELAIDE, South Australia, 5001, ADELAIDE, Australia