Bachelor Of Education (secondary Teaching) (weds01) in Charles Darwin University
Duration : Jul/Mar
Intake : Full Time- 4 year
Level : Undergraduate
Tuition & fees : $ 25,440 Per Year
IELTS : 6.0
TOEFL : 60
PTE : 50
About Bachelor Of Education (secondary Teaching) (weds01) in Charles Darwin University
This course is accredited by the University in accordance with the Higher Education Standards.
About the Course
If you are a good communicator, love having fun with children and are passionate about sharing a love of learning - then this is the course for you! As a secondary school teacher, you are responsible for educating and guiding students as they prepare for the real world.
This course focuses on the skills and knowledge needed to teach in high schools in line with the Australian National Curriculum. It meets both the national and local need for teachers committed to improving educational outcomes for all children and young adults. It emphasizes:
The school curriculum
Contemporary approaches to issues in education such as inclusivity
Child and adolescent development
Promoting positive behavior
Improving the teaching-learning relationship in the classroom
Raising awareness of issues surrounding indigenous education and developing an informed, evidence-based approach to learning and teaching in secondary school settings.
You will have a choice to specialize in a variety of secondary teaching areas including:
Health and physical education
Indigenous knowledgeâ€™s etc
The coursework is a mixture of discipline-specific curriculum and pedagogical studies, general education studies and professional experience.
A candidate must successfully complete units totaling 320 credit points (cp), including 2 common units, 10 core units, and 18 specialist electives units.
Within the specialist electives, students select a first teaching area (major) (totaling 110 credit points - with exception of Health and Physical Education) and second teaching area (minor) (totaling 60 credit points) from the following areas:
Biology; Chemistry; Chinese; English; Environmental Science; Geography; Greek; Health and Physical Education; History; Indigenous Knowledge; Indigenous Languages; Indonesian; Information Technology; Legal Studies; Mathematics; Music; or Visual Arts.
The minimum academic entry requirements for admissions to undergraduate degree is the completion of a qualification deemed equivalent to Australian Year 12 by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score or prerequisite knowledge.
IELTS Academic Module - A minimum overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0; Australian Technology and Management College (ATMC) - Successful completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). Students will be required to sit an exit test on completion and achieve a score equivalent to IELTS overall 6.0; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) - A minimum overall score of 169 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency - A minimum overall grade of B2; Navitas Academic English - A minimum overall pass and 55% in Academic English; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module - A minimum overall score of 50 with no score lower than 50; TOEFL Internet based Test (iBT) - A minimum overall score of 60 and a minimum writing score of 21.
For more details, please visit university site.
Charles Darwin University Highlights
Darwin, Northern Territory
Number of campuses
301 Million AUD
Mode of program
On campus/ Online/ Full time/ Part time
Charles Darwin University Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses
The tuition charge for each course and living expenses are included in the cost of attendance for students at Charles Darwin University.
The cost of living for a person studying in Australia on a student visa is estimated by the Department of Home Affairs to be 21,041 AUD.
For reference, the cost breakdown is shown below:
Tuition Fee per year
25,328 – 33,480 AUD
28,104 - 34,680 AUD
Undergraduate associate degree
29,616 – 33,480 AUD
26,968 – 29,616 AUD
Graduate associate degree
25,328 – 28,104 AUD
For college students in Darwin and Sydney, the cost of living may be different. Below is an estimate for both places as a guide: