Deakin University

Master of Teaching - Early Childhood

Deakin University

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

Want to equip the next generation with the emotional intelligence, social and critical-thinking skills to flourish? Study a Master of Teaching (Early Childhood) and discover how to help young children learn important concepts like empathy and self-confidence through play. Graduate with the unique ability to shape the next generation as a nationally accredited early childhood teacher.

Designed for

Three-year undergraduate degree holders to gain an initial teaching qualification

Structure

16 credit points of study comprising core and elective units and 70 days of supervised professional experience

Subjects

  • Education-early childhood

Standard entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a different discipline
  • Or a Bachelor degree in Primary or Secondary Teaching. All Applicants must complete an additional selection tool for non-academic attributes

Recognition

This program has been approved by the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) as an early childhood teaching qualification in Australia

Study pathways

Credit for prior learning will be granted in accordance with university policy. As the Master of Teaching is a nationally accredited course, credit for prior learning is not available for 6 of the core units. Further, credit for prior learning is not available for any work experience whether paid or unpaid, qualified or unqualified teacher or teacher aide

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) No
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years
Melbourne Burwood No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Cloud(online), Melbourne Burwood.

Course fee shown is indicative and actual fees may vary.

Further information

Students are required to apply for a Working with Children Check. All professional experience placements must be undertaken in an Australian school setting. Overseas placements are not permitted

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