Completion of a Bachelor degree in Education or any Bachelor degree with a major sequence in the field of Education, whether or not it is an initial teacher qualification. Alternately, a Bachelor degree in any discipline plus a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Education.
Completion of E580 Graduate Certificate of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages or equivalent is a pathway to E757 Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, for those students who do not have an Education background in their undergraduate studies. The Graduate Certificate is an alternative entry to these awards; students from non-Education undergraduate backgrounds will receive preclusions rather than credit for their Graduate Certificate studies, and must complete 16 credit points in total (4 credit point Graduate Certificate plus 12 credit point Masters). These credit points may be taken from the E771 Master of Education and in consultation with the course director.
Note that this course can be packaged with a 6 month full time Graduate Certificate in the discipline, for a total duration of of 2 years.
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 should check the Entry and English Language requirements.
From Trimester 3 2017:
Entry will be based on performance in:
- a Bachelor degree or major sequence in the field of Education, whether or not it is an initial teacher qualification.
IELTS / English language requirements
Please note that English language requirements exist for entry to this course and you will be required to meet the English language level requirement that is applicable in the year of your commencement of studies.
It is the students’ responsibility to ensure that she/he has the required IELTS score to register with any external accredited courses.