A Bachelor degree in a different discipline, with sufficient prior study in two specialist teaching areas: one of the specialist teaching areas must be equivalent to at least 6 Deakin credit points equivalent with no more than 2 credit points at level 1 and at least 2 Deakin credit points at level 3; the other specialist teacher area must be equivalent to
at least 4 Deakin credit points equivalent with no more than 2 Deakin credit points at level 1. Alternatively, you can demonstrate sufficient prior study for one specialist teaching area as a double teaching method area, which must be equivalent to at least 10 Deakin credit points equivalent with no more than 4 Deakin credit points at level 1 and at least 2 Deakin credit points at level 3. Double teaching method areas available for study at Deakin are Mathematics, Dance, Drama, Visual Art, Music and Humanities.*
Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant's previous academic record.
To be eligible for admission to this program, all applicants must also meet the minimum English language requirements, see here.
*Note that the Victoria Institute of Teaching’s Specialist Area Guidelines imposes additional requirements for some specialist teaching areas. Please refer to the guidelines carefully: http://www.vit.vic.edu.au/media/documents/imported-files/publications-and-forms/forms/Specialist_Area_Guidelines_2015.pdf