Further study for qualified teachers
Deakin offers a number of professional development programs for qualified teachers. With a range of specialised areas, you’ll gain an understanding of contemporary education issues and discussions, as well as high-level critical and evaluation skills.
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Master of Education: offered fully online, study and learn anywhere
A course in education can lead you to a career in:
- community education centres
- early childhood education
- government departments
- primary schools
- private academies and agencies
- private colleges
- secondary schools
- sports, recreation and fitness industries
- TAFE, Vocational Education and Training (VET)
Postgraduate (further study)
A postgraduate qualification can be undertaken by students who have already completed an undergraduate degree or possess significant, demonstrable work experience. Postgraduate courses include graduate certificates, graduate diplomas, master’s and PhDs, as well as specialist programs for industry professionals.
Higher Degrees by Research (supervised research)
Research degrees are research based master’s or PhD programs that focus on a single area of expertise. They provide students the opportunity to carry out highly specialised research under expert supervision.
The course is continuously changing to cater to what's relevant to what is happening in the industry today.
Juliana de Quilettes
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama)/Master of Education
Research with us
We have partnerships to help you develop innovative research. With links to schools, professional associations and government departments, we’ll help bring your ideas to life.
Recent Deakin research
Early childhood science education: do Australian publishing trends represent world publishing trends?
Coral Campbell finds, from a historical perspective, a distinctive approach evolving in early childhood science education.
Our teaching courses are accredited with the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT). We’ve also got links with a number of industry partners, including:
- Regional Centre for Education in Science and Mathematics (RECSAM)
- Department of Education and Training (DET)
- National Taiwan Normal University
- International Centre for Classroom Research, University of Melbourne
- various schools
- universities in Germany, Sweden and Mexico.
Browse other disciplines within education and teaching
Choose an area that you're interested in and learn how Deakin's extensive range of study options and experiences can help turn your dreams into reality.
Study a course in early childhood education at Deakin and channel your creative energy to teach and nurture children from birth to eight years of age.
Equip yourself to teach students the knowledge, skills and values to contribute to the world with Deakin's range of primary teaching courses.
Apply to study secondary and vocational education at Deakin today and help shape the learning experiences of children and adults alike.
Study education leadership at Deakin and learn how to respond to local circumstances, make informed choices and enhance the student experience.
Study health and physical education at Deakin, and equip yourself with the specialised teaching methods to work in secondary schools.
Study higher education and teaching at Deakin and learn how to support and deliver professional development programs for academics through adult educators.
At Deakin, courses in special needs education address what's required of those involved in the education of students with disabilities.
Suitable for all students, Deakin's TESOL courses outline how to apply language acquisition theory in areas such as curriculum, assessment and pedagogy.