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Graduate Certificate of Education

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Award granted Graduate Certificate of Education
Campus

Offered Melbourne Burwood Campus, and off campus

Duration 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code058856F
Deakin course codeE500

This course is an exit course only from 2012.

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Education is designed for teachers and other professionals to undertake a focussed short-term study program and to gain credit for it. The course aims to provide students with a high quality program linked to their professional and career development needs in areas that are of priority for schools and systems.
This course is highly flexible, allowing students to choose from across the wide range of units on offer to build the skills and knowledge that individual students particularly need.

Students will be expected to have computer and internet access.

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Teaching methods

Students receive instructional materials through Deakin Studies Online, CD-ROM and website links. Interaction with lecturers is provided through use of Deakin Studies Online, email and telephone links.

Articulation to masters course

The Graduate Certificate allows fast tracking into the masters degree. Up to 4 credit points may be granted for a completed graduate certificate taken as a fifth year of tertiary study toward a masters degree.
Direct entry to masters may be offered for a graduate certificate taken as a fourth year of tertiary study if completed at credit level or higher.

Specialist and generic units

This course is highly flexible, allowing students to choose specialist and generic units from across the range on offer to build individual strengths in specialism, skills and knowledge. Any of the specialist units can be included to develop a specialist stream such as EEG701 and EEG702 for International Schooling.

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Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

 

Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

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Course rules

Students are required to successfully complete 4 credit points of study.  Four units are taken from a combination of generic and specialist units chosen in consultation with the course coordinator.

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Course structure

This course is highly flexible, allowing participants to choose units
across the range on offer to build the skills and knowledge individual students
particularly need.

Specialist units


Applied Learning and VET in Schools

ECN704 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECV712 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEN706 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Curriculum Pedagogy and Assessment

EXE731 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE733 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECP703 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECV704 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE735 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE739 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE736 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEN706 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE732 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Education Leadership and Administration

ECM704 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE737 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE738 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECM705 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Flexible, Online and Distance Education

ECX703 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECX712 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEN707 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEN708 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

International Schooling

EEG701 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE739 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEG702 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEG703 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEG704 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Language and Literacy Education

EEL702 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEL701 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEL700 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

 

Mathematics, Science and Information Technology

EXE733 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ESM733 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ESM704 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ESM701 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE734 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

Special Educational Needs

ESP701 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEI714 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EEI715 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ESP703 Unit description is currently unavailable   

 

TESOL

ECL756 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL752 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL775 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL773 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL774 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL753 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL751 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL776 Unit description is currently unavailable   

ECL777 Unit description is currently unavailable   


 

Notes:

(i) EEL702, EXE734 and ESM701 are wholly online units
(ii) ESM733 offered in alternate years 2013, 2015

(iii) EEL700 and ESM704 offered in alternate years 2012, 2014

(iv) Specialist units are subject to availability of staff and sufficient students enrolled to meet University requirements.

(v) EEN708 not offered in 2012, re-offered 2013.

(vi) EXE735 not offered in Trimester 2 2012, re-offered 2013.

Generic units

Generic units focus on general contemporary educational issues. Each generic unit may be tailored toward the specialist interests of the student.

EXE731 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE732 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE733 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE734 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE735 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE736 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE737 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE738 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE739 Unit description is currently unavailable   

EXE740 Unit description is currently unavailable   


Notes:

(i) EXE734 is a wholly online unit

(ii) Generic units offered in on-campus mode are subject to availability of staff and sufficient students enrolled to meet University requirements.

(iii) EXE735 not offered in Trimester 2 2012, re-offered 2013.

 

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