University of New England UNE

Graduate Certificate in Education Studies

University of New England UNE

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00003G

Pivot your career and develop new skills in the field of education with our Graduate Certificate in Education Studies. This postgraduate course has been crafted to help build expertise in one or more subject areas while developing the critical thinking skills that are valued and transferable across a range of workplaces. You can mix and match subject areas (Schedule A), or specialise in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL, in Schedule B). With this flexible course, you'll be expanding your career opportunities.

Designed for

Practising educators who do not have a specialist qualification

Structure

24 credit points, with at least 6cps at 500 level.

Subjects

  • Careers and transition education
  • Education
  • Teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL)

Standard entry requirements

Rule A: You have completed a three or four-year pre-service teaching qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent) from a recognised tertiary institution.If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule A. Please see Schedule A or Schedule B (Program of Study).Rule B: You have completed a Bachelor qualification (AQF Level 7) and a one or two-year pre-service teaching qualification (AQF Level 7, 8 or 9) (or overseas equivalents) from a recognised tertiary institution.If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule B. Please see Schedule A or Schedule B (Program of Study).Rule C: You meet BOTH of the following entry requirements:You have completed a Bachelor qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Relevant disciplines include but are not limited to: English, Languages, or Linguistics. AND you have completed a minimum of 1 year of full-time (or part-time equivalent) relevant professional experience, e.g. an adult educator in ELICOS, TAFE, or university. If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule C. Please see the Schedule B Course Structure (Program of Study).Please note: If you are admitted under Rule C you may only undertake the TESOL specialisation.

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus Domestic: $12,572
International: $13,440
Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 2 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 0.5 years
UNE Armidale (main campus) Domestic: $12,572
International: $13,440
Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: UNE Armidale (main campus).

CSP quotas apply

Further information

The TESOL specialisation may require professional experience working with children in an educational setting, which has additional requirements to be met.

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