If you wish to become a primary school teacher, ACU offers the Master of Teaching (Primary) that leads to primary teacher registration in Australia:
Master of Teaching (Primary)
- Two-year program
- 16 academic units
- Education research project
- Minimum of 45 days professional experience
It 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. Primary school teachers are responsible for teaching a wide curriculum to students aged 5-12 years.
Graduates from either course will meet the requirements for secondary teaching in Catholic, independent and government secondary schools in Australia. The courses are accredited by teacher registration bodies in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria.
Professional experience involves supervised placement in secondary schools and the community. It is a valuable and practical opportunity to apply the skills, techniques and processes taught in the course.