What will I learn?
A Bachelor of Education (Secondary) will prepare you as a well-rounded graduate that qualifies for professional registration as a teacher within Australia. You will benefit from frequent and meaningful opportunities for work experience and professional practice in authentic educational settings.
CQUniversity's Bachelor of Education (Secondary) will prepare you as a well-rounded graduate that qualifies for professional registration as a teacher throughout Australia.
The course includes 125 days of planned teaching practice in secondary schools plus other opportunities for you to apply theoretical knowledge in practical ways. You will also develop the skills required to teach effectively in a wide range of contemporary educational settings.
During your studies, you will choose two teaching disciplines to focus on, such as accounting, biology (including year 7 - 10 science), business, chemistry (including year 7 to 10 science), English, geography, health and physical education (including year 7 - 10 HPE and year 11 - 12 physical education), history, home economics and hospitality, industrial technology and design and mathematics.
To graduate with a Bachelor of Education (Secondary) you are required to complete 30 units, including core educational studies and 12 units in two chosen discipline teaching areas (six units per discipline teaching area).
Discipline teaching areas:
Biology (including year 7 - 10 science)
Chemistry (including year 7 - 10 science)
Health and physical education (including year 7 - 10 HPE and year 11 - 12 physical education)
Home economics and hospitality
Industrial technology and design
On completion of a Bachelor of Education (Secondary), you will be qualified to teach two specialist areas within secondary schools to Year 12. Like most professions, teaching has specific workforce demands and sometimes oversupply. Before undertaking a course of study, you should check with major employers regarding potential employment prospects.
Which department am I in? School of Education and the Arts
Other English Language Requirements accepted: Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English Overall test score of 169 (with no individual band score of less than 154).
Students must have successful completion of the equivalent of an Australian Year 12.
Other English language requirements: Minimum academic IELTS score of 7.5 across all four with no individual score of less than 7 in any of the four skills areas and no individual score of less than 8 in speaking and listening.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Academies Australasia
Queensland Academy of Technology
A$26,857.00 (US$ 21,008) per year
5 March 2018, 16 July 2018
Mackay City Campus Sydney Street, MACKAY, Queensland, 4740, MACKAY, Australia