This online or on-campus course prepares you for the full range of Primary years teaching (Prep-Year 6) with a strong focus on building academic capacity, personal development and a love of learning within students. It provides comprehensive curriculum and pedagogical studies infused with value-rich Christian perspectives and offers opportunities for additional specialisations in English, Mathematics, HASS or Science. Extensive professional experience placements are available across all education sectors and localities within Australia. Our aim is to develop you into an inspirational and transformative educator.
Modes of study can be combined. Contact CHC for information.
The fees listed are for 2022. Fees for 2023 are to be advised. Actual study cost will be determined by unit field of education.
Students complete 110 days of supervised practicum during the course. Students may have to travel and incur costs associated with travel and accommodation. Students are generally placed in Brisbane and south-east Queensland, although placements are available further afield. Students experience at least one placement outside Brisbane and are encouraged to consider rural placements. A Suitability Card is required; refer to institution. Students must undertake and meet the benchmark for the Personal Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Educators (LANTITE) prior to graduation.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for CHC and for this course, refer to CHC’s website.
English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C); Any General subject from the Sciences Learning Area (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years; LANTITE Literacy status; LANTITE Numeracy status; Teaching Personal Statement
For information regarding the Teaching Personal Statement, refer to QTAC website.
For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.
Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
English; humanities and social sciences; mathematics; science
* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made
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.
For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.
Contact the institution for information.
Teaching Prep – Year 6 in Christian, independent and government schools, administrator in education, other training contexts.
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time or 4 years External or 8 years External