Graduate Certificate in Specialist Teaching (Science Education)
Federation University Australia - Online

Course outline

The Graduate Certificate in Specialist Teaching (Science Education) is designed for teachers looking to specialise in the teaching disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics to gain advanced skills and knowledge in a Victorian Department of Education priority curriculum area.
This program can be completed online/blended and is delivered part-time over 1 year.
You will develop an in-depth understanding of the content and pedagogical knowledge needed to teach STEM in Years 7-10 as well as an appreciation of the critical role that thinking, creativity and innovation in real world contexts play in the engagement of students.

Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate in Specialist Teaching (Science Education) you may choose to pathway to our Master of Specialist Teaching (STEM) with full credit.

Note

To help you get the most from your online learning experience, it’s important that you own or have frequent access to a fast and reliable computer that’s ideally not more than two years old.
You will also need frequent access to a reliable high-speed internet connection. You should expect to use approximately 5GB of data each month, per course, just for study use.

For further information, visit the Minimum IT requirements for studying online <a href="https://federation.edu.au/current-students/starting-at-federation/minimum-it-requirements-for-studying?_ga=2.253570063.760131761.1646546845-1163459216.1628918641
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Admissions Criteria

Successful completion of a three or four year Initial Teacher Education degree or other Bachelor degree

Prerequisites

Applicant must be 16; Prior study

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Career opportunities

• Teacher

• Science educator

• Principal

• Primary teacher

• Secondary teacher

• Education consultant

• Adult education teacher

• Academic

• Pedagogical leader in children’s services

• Leading teacher

• Maths educator

Course Code
041131
Start Date
February 2023
July 2023
November 2023
Offer rounds
,
Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Graduate Certificate
Study Area
Education
Study Mode
Part time
Course Duration

1 year Part time