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

Upgrade your skills in educational practice with the post-graduate UNE Master of Education (Coursework). In addition to a flexible program pathway with a wide range of curriculum options, you can build your expertise with one of four specialisations. Deepen your knowledge in a range of educational disciplines and engage your students with contemporary practice and theory. UNE has a proud history of providing high-quality learning for teachers and those with a professional involvement in education. This degree gives you the advanced knowledge and skills to enhance your expertise in professional practice, scholarship, leadership and research. You will make an impactful contribution to your chosen path in the education profession and future fit your career for life.

Designed for

Professional educators


To qualify for the award candidates admitted under rule (g) shall pass units to the value of 72 credit points at 500-level, as specified in Schedule C.


  • Comparative education
  • Education leadership
  • eLearning
  • Gifted and talented education
  • Indigenous Australian education
  • Literature and new literacies
  • Special education
  • Teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL)

Standard entry requirements

Rule A: You have completed a four-year pre-service teaching qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent). If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule A. Please see the Rule A Course Structures (Programs 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 8 or 9) or overseas equivalent. If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule B. Please see the Rule B Course Structures (Programs of Study).

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. Exit pathways are available for eligible students.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus Domestic: $35,652
International: $40,320
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 1.5 years
UNE Armidale (main campus) Domestic: $35,652
International: $28,762
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Fee comments

Campuses: UNE Armidale (main campus).

Please note this course is only available on-campus to International students in the TESOL specialisation. All other specialisations are only available to International students in off-campus mode. CSP quotas apply.

Further information

Students undertaking the Special Education and TESOL specialisations will be required to meet requirements for professional experience in an educational setting.This will include a Working with Children Check, completion of online Anaphylaxis training and a Child Protection module.

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