Graduate Certificate in STEM Education

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

The Graduate Certificate of STEM Education at Deakin, is a newly developed program, responding to international and national calls for educators and others to be adept and efficient in dealing with the STEM challenges in schools and workplaces. The four units will provide the opportunity to deepen knowledge of STEM Curriculum, including Digital Technologies, reflect on teaching and leadership practice in STEM, learn more about STEM pedagogies that support engagement in learning, and enact and research these practices in work situations and with STEM colleagues. The sequence of units is designed to move from personal insight into the nature of STEM learning and teaching and curriculum activities to support quality engagement, through to a focus on leading curriculum development and monitoring their own and school/workplace innovation in STEM.


4 credit points of study comprising 4 core units


  • STEM education, Knowledge learning and learners
  • designing contemporary STEM education programs
  • Researching your practice as a STEM educator and Leader
  • Supporting and leading development of communities of STEM practice

Standard entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree in any discipline
  • Or at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent)

Study pathways

Credit for prior learning will be granted in accordance with university policy

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Waurn Ponds Domestic: $10,200
International: $14,700
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