Master of Teaching (Primary)

Master of Teaching (Primary)

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: 21 July
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$23,400
Domestic tuition: A$6,560

Program overview

The degree is a pre-service teacher education program that applies advanced knowledge and research findings to the problems, issues and challenges facing education professionals. Graduates will be eligible for employment in Catholic and other faith-based schools, and government and non-government schools. This Masters degree prepares primary school teachers who are reflective, independent and flexible thinkers who can apply their skills to improve curriculum offerings and advance their community’s education. It gives students valuable professional experience through a range of school- and community-based placements during the course.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus


To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed Bachelor degree or equivalent that includes at least one year of equivalent full time study relevant to one or more learning areas of the primary school curriculum; with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) equivalent to an Australian Catholic University GPA of 4.0; and units within that degree that meet the subject content requirements as outlined by the national accreditation authority and the state/territory concerned. 1.2 For applicants who have successfully completed a Bachelor degree with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) equivalent to an Australian Catholic University GPA of 4.0; but do not meet national subject content requirements or the state/territory requirements, conditional enrolment may, in special circumstances, be approved by the Course Coordinator provided additional study is undertaken.1 1.3 International applicants must also meet the English Language Testing System (IELTS) assessment, or an equivalent English language proficiency assessment, with no score less than 7.0 in reading and writing, and no score less that 8.0 in listening and speaking.

Career opportunities

The Master of Teaching (Primary) course is designed to prepare Primary teachers to meet the requirements for teaching in Catholic, non-government, government schools and Lutheran schools (Queensland only).

Campus location

Fitzroy , Australia

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