Master of Education

Course summary for current students

Award granted Master of Education
Campus

Offered at Burwood (Melbourne) and Cloud (online)

Cloud CampusNo
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code016888A
Deakin course codeE700

Offered to continuing students only from 2015

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Master of Education is offered to professional educators. Graduates will possess an understanding of contemporary education issues and discourses; have high-level critical and evaluative skills; translate into practice your experiences and understandings of the program; and have demonstrated their ability to undertake educational research projects.

Course rules

Students must complete 8 credit points in one of the following configurations:

  • 8 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education.
  • 4 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education, plus 4 credit points of research preparation and research paper.

EDX701Research Design Development and Method (Formerly EXR781/EXR782)

EDX702Qualitative Research in Education (Formerly EXR791)

EDX703Research Paper A (Formerly EXR796)

EDX704Research Paper B (Formerly EXR797)

  • 2 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education, plus 6 credit points of research preparation and minor thesis.

EDX701Research Design Development and Method (Formerly EXR781/EXR782)

EDX702Qualitative Research in Education (Formerly EXR791)

EDX705Minor Thesis A (2 credit points)  (Formerly EXR798)

EDX706Minor Thesis B (2 credit points)  (Formerly EXR799)