Master of Education (Research)
Course summary for international students
|Year||2017 course information|
|Award granted||Master of Education (Research)|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool|
2 years full time
|Fee paying annual fee - commencing 2017||$27,200 for 1 yr full-time AUD|
|CRICOS course code||006243K|
|Level||Higher Degree Research|
|English language requirements|
IELTS band score of 7 with no band less than 6.5 or equivalent
|Deakin course code||E850|
|Approval status||This course is approved by the University under the Higher Education Standards Framework.|
|Australian Quality Framework (AQF) recognition||The award conferred upon completion is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework at Level 9.|
|Faculty contacts||Deakin International|
Tel +61 3 9627 4877
- Course overview
- Fees and charges
- Course Learning Outcomes
- Entry requirements - general
- Entry requirements - specific
- How to apply
This is a supervised research program. The research of each candidate is conducted under the supervision of a full-time member of the academic staff. Candidates are required to participate in an oral colloquium about one third of the way through candidature in which the proposed research is defended, and will ultimately to submit a thesis embodying the results of their research. The thesis may be a single volume of disciplinary scholarship or a folio consisting of an exegesis and two to four research products relating to professional practice.
Candidates showing significant promise as research students may be invited to transfer their enrolment to the Doctor of Philosophy program. This generally occurs at or post colloquium. Transfer is dependent on meeting the academic requirements for PhD entry and must have the full support of the principal supervisor.
Fees and charges
The tuition fees you pay are calculated depending on the course you choose.
The ‘Estimated tuition fee’ is provided as a guide only based on a typical enrolment of students completing the first year of this course. The cost will vary depending on the units you choose, your study load and the length of your course.
Learn more about fees and available payment options.
Course Learning Outcomes
|Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs)||Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes (DGLO)|
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1. Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities: appropriate to the level of study related to a discipline or profession.
3. Digital literacy: using technologies to find, use and disseminate information.
6. Self-management: working and learning independently, and taking responsibility for personal actions.
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4. Critical thinking: evaluating information using critical and analytical thinking and judgment.
5. Problem solving: creating solutions to authentic (real world and ill-defined) problems.
7. Teamwork: working and learning with others from different disciplines and backgrounds.
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2. Communication: using oral, written and interpersonal communication to inform, motivate and effect change.
8. Global citizenship: engaging ethically and productively in the professional context and with diverse communities and cultures in a global context.
Approved by Faculty Board July 2016
Entry requirements - general
Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2B (60%+) standard, or a coursework master degree with a substantial thesis. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered and could include a thesis as part of an international undergraduate degree; relevant refereed publications; research awards; or research experience.
For more information please visit the Deakin Research - Higher Degrees by Research page.
Entry requirements - specific
Candidates require a bachelor degree with good honours (H2B) or a masters degree in education containing a research paper or minor thesis, or other qualifications/research publications approved as equivalent. All enrolled candidates are required to participate in a Faculty Online Seminar Program.
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. (more details)
How to apply
Applicants must apply via the Higher Degree by Research website.