Graduate Certificate in Education - Higher Education - Online

Flinders University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00114A

This graduate certificate is professionally-oriented and is intended for people who have current teaching responsibilities in a tertiary education institution. It provides an opportunity for applicants currently teaching in tertiary education to gain a formal qualification related to learning and teaching and scholarship of teaching.


This is an 18-unit program where students complete three core (compulsory) topics and one option topics chosen from a range of option topics available. These topics aim to provide students opportunities to critically examine recent literature, engage in debate and reflection, and expand and apply in-depth knowledge of policies and practices in curriculum, pedagogy and assessment with a focus in higher education.


  • Education-higher education

Standard entry requirements

Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification and normally be employed in a teaching position in a higher education institution. Applicants must provide details of their professional work experience in their SATAC application.

Study pathways

This graduate certificate articulates into the Master of Education (Higher Education).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Online Domestic: $8,532
International: $13,100
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Further information

Graduates will not be eligible for teacher registration. Please see the Master of Teaching to undertake a postgraduate teaching qualification that leads to teacher registration.

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