Graduate Certificate in Education

Sheridan College

Sheridan College's Graduate Certificate of Education is designed to develop educational leaders who address the needs in their educational community, exemplify professional excellence and incorporate Christian perspectives into their personal and public lives. Instruction is communicated in a caring environment that encourages scholarly and intellectual inquiry. Upon completion students will have articulated a Christian worldview and educational philosophy that informs their teaching and educational leadership.

Course Fee:

Australian: $3,000

Entry Requirements:

Completion of a 3-year undergraduate award, and at least three years' full-time experience as a teacher or educational administrator.


12 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Curriculum Construction: Analysis and Perspectives; Assessment and Evaluation: Refining Understandings and Practices; Worldview Foundations in Education

Study Pathways:

Students who complete the Graduate Certificate of Education will be granted full credit towards the Sheridan College Master of Education, provided all admission requirements have been met.

Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Aberdeen St Campus, Perth CBD No info No Full time 7 months
Aberdeen St Campus, Perth CBD No info No Part time 2 years
Quinns Baptist College No info Yes Part time 2 years
Alkimos Baptist College No info Yes Part time 2 years
Austin Cove Baptist College No info Yes Part time 2 years

"Higher education for those seeking to live an extraordinary life."


Sheridan College is a not-for-profit provider of higher education, and welcomes students from all faiths or none to complete their chosen degree in collaboration with the College's academic faculty.

The faculty are dedicated to advancing their students' understanding of the body of knowledge and professional practice in their respective disciplines, and to equipping  students with the research skills to advance that knowledge for the benefit of the wider community.


Sheridan College is accredited to deliver the following programs:

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Diploma of Arts
  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Science
  • Graduate Certificate of Business Administration
  • Graduate Diploma of Business Administration
  • Graduate Certificate of Education
  • Master of Education (Coursework)


Sheridan College faculty and administrative support staff are committed to your personal growth and success at College, in your career and in your personal life. 

College faculty and support staff will facilitate a range of personal capacity-building activities for students, including:

  • Assisting students towards self-understanding and self-acceptance (clarifying values, understanding abilities, interests and limitations)
  • Assisting students in considering their life goals by relating their interests, skills, abilities, and values to the world of work, and the nature and purpose of higher education
  • Assisting students to develop an educational plan consistent with their life goals and objectives
  • Assisting students in developing decision-making skills
  • Providing accurate information about College academic support policies, resources and programs
  • Referring students to external institutional or community support services. (If these external organisations charge fees, the fees are to be paid by the students accessing those services).
  • Assisting students in evaluating progress toward educational plans and life goals


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