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 a full range of education, curriculum and pedagogical studies infused with value-rich Christian perspectives and offers opportunities for additional specialisations in English or Mathematics. 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.
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 85 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 Blue 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) to progress to the second year (full-time equivalent) of the course.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for CHC and for this course, refer to CHC’s website.
LANTITE Literacy status; LANTITE Numeracy status; Prior study; Teaching Personal Statement; Teaching area study requirements
For information regarding the Teaching Personal Statement, refer to QTAC website. Applicants must have completed a three-year bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) with a minimum GPA of 4.0, not in education or in a course leading to teacher registration. Previous degree must include at least eight semester units (one year full-time equivalent (FTE)) relevant to one or more learning areas in the primary school curriculum (English, mathematics, science, humanities and social sciences, the arts, languages, health and physical education, and technology).
For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.
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.
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Teaching Prep – Year 6 in Christian, independent and government schools, administrator in education, other training contexts.
2 years Full time or 4 years Part time or 2 years External or 4 years External