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What will I learn?

In a fast-changing world, tomorrow belongs to people who are ready for anything. We’ll train you to be a critical thinker, not a narrow specialist.

This degree will put you on the path to a Master of Teaching, and a rewarding career as a high school teacher. It will also give you the skills you need to explore your prospects beyond the classroom.

The smart path to teaching

Gain a strong understanding of complex cultural, social and educational issues. You can choose from 9 majors, like Modern History, Mathematics and Geography and Urban studies, to name a few. Get hands-on experience at educational facilities as part of your course work.

Take the smart path to becoming a teacher. Study at Western.

Your career

With this degree, you can go on to complete your Master of Teaching (Secondary) and become a high school teacher.

It also opens the door to policy work, curriculum development, administration, and a host of opportunities specific to your chosen major.

Which department am I in?

School of Education

CRICOS

061013A

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$26,240.00 (14,21,452) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022, 25 July 2022

Venue

Western Sydney University

Parramatta South Campus,

Victoria Road,

RYDALMERE,

New South Wales,

2116, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$26,240.00 (14,21,452) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022, 25 July 2022

Venue

Penrith Campus

Second Avenue,

KINGSWOOD,

New South Wales,

2747, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have Australian Year 12 Higher School Certificate in or outside Australia; International Baccalaureate in Australia; New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA), Level 3. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic version): 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL internet-based score: Total score 82, Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

For international students

Students must have Successful completion of Year 12 or an equivalent qualification.

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 overall score (min 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL internet-based score of 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Western Sydney University The College
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About Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University is among the world’s top 2% of universities and places students at the very heart of the University experience.

  • Ranked 251st by Times Higher Education
  • Top 50 Young Universities in the World
  • Offering more scholarships that ever before
  • 48,500 Students, 6,700 International Students