Graduate Diploma of Special Education

Macquarie University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00002J; 02942D (ELC)

This degree aims to provide a coherent program of study and professional experience to prepare students for the professional duties of a qualified special educator working in either inclusive or specialised settings. It focuses on evidence-based practice and the practical application of skills and knowledge to teaching practice. The program incorporates flexible modes of delivery and is particularly suited to part-time study for practising professionals. Professional experience is an integral part of the program.


Minimum number of credit points at 800 level or above - 32.


  • Special education

Standard entry requirements

Australian level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent in education, psychology, speech therapy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, disability studies, or a related discipline

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
North Ryde
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

Further information

This course is available part time for external study only.

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