The Master of Teaching complements your non-education bachelor degree, helping you move into the teaching field.
This course prepares you to work in a diverse range of services for the education and care of children from birth to year 7 (early childhood and primary); or for primary school teaching from transition to year 7 (primary); or for secondary school teaching from up to year 12 (secondary), depending on the stream selected.
This course prepares you for new and changing roles as an educator and it ensures:
You have continuing awareness of the environmental and cultural influences on teaching and learning.
You understand the needs of learners and communities with diverse linguistic and cultural orientations, including Indigenous learners at a postgraduate level.
As a teacher, you will possess levels of personal literacy and numeracy broadly equivalent to the top 30% of the Australian population. This course provides for teacher registration in all states and territories in Australia.
This course comprises various core units and specialist elective units based upon different streams:
a) Early childhood and primary stream: 14 core units and 2 specialized electives,
b) Primary stream: 14 core units and 2 specialized electives, and
c) Secondary stream: 10 core units and 6 specialized electives.
Graduating from this course prepares you to teach in early childhood, primary or secondary school settings or work in associated educational areas such as:
Early Childhood and Primary Teaching: Successful completion of a recognized Bachelor degree or equivalent in either early childhood, primary or an area relevant to early childhood/primary curriculum, such as art, music, technologies, English, health and physical education, mathematics, science or humanities and social sciences.
Primary Teaching: Successful completion of a recognized Bachelor degree or equivalent with at least one year equivalent full time in an area relevant to primary curriculum, such as art, music, technologies, English, health and physical education, mathematics, science or humanities and social sciences.
Secondary Teaching: Successful completion of a recognized Bachelor degree or equivalent comprising of a major sequence and minor a sequence in two of the following secondary teaching areas: English, legal studies, Indigenous studies, accounting, business studies, economics, geography, history, mathematics, languages other than English, music, technologies, visual arts, chemistry, biology/ecology, environmental science, physics and health education.
IELTS Academic Module - A minimum overall score of 6.5 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 6.5; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) - A minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency - A minimum overall grade of C1, valid for three years from the date of the test to the date of commencement at CDU; Navitas Academic English - A minimum overall pass and 65% in Academic English 3 with a 65% pass in the research essay;
PTE Academic module - A minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50;
TOEFL (iBT) - A minimum overall score of 79 with a minimum writing score of 21.
|Location||Darwin, Northern Territory|
|Number of campuses||5|
|Annual Endowment||301 Million AUD|
|Mode of program||On campus/ Online/ Full time/ Part time|
|Program||Tuition Fee per year|
|Bachelor’s degree||25,328 – 33,480 AUD|
|Master’s degree||28,104 - 34,680 AUD|
|Undergraduate associate degree||29,616 – 33,480 AUD|
|Undergraduate diploma||26,968 – 29,616 AUD|
|Graduate associate degree||25,328 – 28,104 AUD|
|Graduate diploma||32760 AUD|
|Expense||Cost in Darwin (per week)||Cost in Sydney (per week)|
|Food and groceries||80-280 AUD||80-280 AUD|
|Gas and electricity||35-140 AUD||35-140 AUD|
|Phone and Internet||20-55 AUD||20-55 AUD|
|Transportation||7 AUD||30-55 AUD|
|Car (if owned by students)||150-260 AUD||150-260 AUD|
|Entertainment expenses||80-150 AUD||80-150 AUD|
|Accommodation expenses||175-227.50 AUD||283-750 AUD|
To apply for admission to Charles Darwin University, international students must fulfill minimum eligibility criteria and submit proof of English language proficiency. The University provides International Pathway programs for students who do not meet the minimum language requirements.
The process for international student admission to Charles Darwin University has been described below:
Application portal: Online Application or apply through an agent
Application fee: Not required
Admission Requirements: The following documents must be submitted along with the application for admission:
|Exam||Minimum Requirements for undergraduates||Minimum Requirements for graduates|
|IELTS||Overall 6.0, no band less than 6.0||Overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0|
|TOEFL - IBT||Overall 60, writing score 21||Overall 79, writing score 21|
|Tuition Fees in Australia (1st Year Average)||BE/Btech: AUD 29109 | MBA: AUD 35139 | MS: AUD 36803 | BBA: AUD 28693 | MEng: AUD 39298 | BSc: AUD 34307 | MIM: AUD 39298 | MFin: AUD 35347 | MArch: AUD 37218 | BHM: AUD 28693 | MIS: AUD 35347 | MEM: AUD 43040|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in Australia||AUD 1680 Per Month Approx|
|Entrance Exams in Australia||TOEFL: 77 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 57 | GRE: 300 | GMAT: 600|
|Work and Study in Australia||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in Australia||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in Australia||AUD 620|
|Student Visa in Australia||The subclasses for the visa were reduced to two from the eight for convenience. The two visa subclasses are Subclass 500 (for students) and Subclass 590 (For Student Guardian).|
|Intakes in Australia||There are Two Main Intakes in Australia: February and July.|
|Top Job Sectors in Australia||Health Care and Social Assiastance, Construction, Education, Manufacturing, Public Administration and Safety, Transport & Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in Australia||1.7% (2019e) 2.3% (2020e), 10th Largest in the World by Nominal|
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