Get into the classroom sooner
Combining theory with practical experience, we're proud of our relationships with regional communities and schools.
Our school-based learning programs and teaching practicums ensure graduates are ready to teach today and into the future.
As a Deakin teaching student you’ll take part in annual professional experience programs, working with children in schools and learning from experienced teachers.
Local classes, global opportunities
Our Global Education Programs (GEP) open the door to professional experience in international and remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community contexts, and a world of cross-cultural teaching experiences. These are just a couple of great options available to you as a Deakin education student.
Education at Deakin enjoys national standing and has a QS World University Ranking of 5 in Australia and 31 internationally. We are recognised as leaders in primary and secondary teacher education, early childhood educator preparation, educational leadership and adult vocational and applied learning education.
Professor Damian Blake
Head of School of Education
Our research is changing the way the world thinks about education
Thinking about doing a higher degree by research? We offer a supportive and engaging environment, encouraging innovation and research excellence.
Deakin academics have a world-class reputation, working to advance intercultural and interdisciplinary approaches to education.
In collaboration with one of Deakin's strategic research centres, Research for Educational Impact, we explore issues around our communities and policy and practice within a vibrant research culture.
Our staff are specialists in their fields
We are passionate about education and providing the right foundation for your teaching career. Use our school staff list to learn more about our expertise and contact individual staff members.
A broad range of education courses means you can specialise in the field of your choice.
Contact the School of Education
+61 3 5227 3553
Student and enrolment enquiries
Melbourne Burwood Campus
+61 3 9246 8100
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
+61 3 5227 1359
+61 3 5563 3489