Credit points


Minimum duration

6 months *full-time or equivalent part-time. (*named specialisations only available in part-time mode and the duration is 1 year depending on chosen specialisation)

Approved locations

  • Online
  • Other


On-Shore (for cohorts by special arrangements)

Highly Accomplished/Lead Educational Practice specialisation only

for cohorts by special arrangements

EFTSL value of units : All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

Admission requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

International applicants must also meet the English language proficiency requirements as defined in the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed a Bachelor degree.

Disclaimer : The Course entry requirements above are for 2021 Admission.

Completion requirements

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate without a named specialisation, a student must complete any 40 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings (Part A).

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate with a named specialisation in (Part B):

  • Career Development
  • Highly Accomplished/Lead Educational Practice
  • Inclusive Practice
  • Integrated STEM
  • Leading Learning
  • Leading the New Evangelisation (cohorts only)
  • Literacy Intervention (cohorts only)
  • Mathematics
  • Safeguarding Children and Young People
  • Student Wellbeing

A student must complete 40 cp from one Specialisation group in the Schedule of Unit Offerings.

Part A : Education Units

Complete exactly 40 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
EDCD600Counselling for Career Development10
EDCD601Educating for Lifelong Career Development10
EDCD602Professional Practice and Development10
EDCD603Career Assessment Theory and Job Search Advising10
EDCD604Advanced Coaching for Change10
EDCD605Advanced Assessment for Coaching10
EDCE601Catholic Perspectives Across the Curriculum10
EDEP600Highly Accomplished/Lead Educational Practice 120
EDEP601Highly Accomplished/Lead Educational Practice 220
EDIP601Contextual Issues for Inclusive Practice10
EDIP602Inclusive Teaching and Community Practice10
EDIP603Supporting Children with Special Gifts and Talents10
EDIP604Supporting Children with Complex Needs10
EDLA612Assessment and Curriculum Design in TESOL10
EDLA614Language, Culture and Communication10
EDLA618Teaching Strategies for TESOL10
EDLA628A Metalanguage for 21st Century Literacies10
EDLA630Oral Language Learning, Assessment and Teaching20
EDLA631Literacy Learning and Intervention20
EDLE605Leading Educational Change10
EDLE682Leading Teaching and Learning10
EDLE683Education Policy10
EDLE684Leading Learning Cultures10
EDLE685Evidence Based Leading for Learning10
EDMA628Learning Mathematics10
EDMA629Teaching Mathematics10
EDMA641Number Development in the Middle Years10
EDMA642Geometry and Measurement in the Middle Years10
EDMA643Statistics and Probability in the Middle Years10
EDMA644Algebra and Function in the Middle Years10
EDME601Mentoring for Professional Learning and Development10
EDSC601Working with Children and Young People: Ethics, Values and Practices10
EDSC603Safeguarding Childhood: Perspectives From Law and Welfare10
EDSC604Safeguarding Childhood: Professional Practices in Institutional Settings10
EDSP601Special Studies in Education10
EDST631Integrating Stem into Effective Classroom Practice10
EDST632Science in an Integrated Stem Classroom10
EDST633Mathematics in an Integrated Stem Classroom10
EDST634Technology and Engineering in an Integrated Stem Classroom10
EDWB601Perspectives on Wellbeing10
EDWB602Professional Practice and Wellbeing10
EDWB603Enabling Positive Learning Environments10
EDWB604Family and Community Engagement for Wellbeing and Learning10

A student must complete any 40 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings.

Part B : Specialisation Units

Complete exactly 1 of the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
CADVCareer Development40
HALEHighly Accomplished/Lead Educational Practice40
INPRInclusive Practice40
INSTIntegrated STEM40
LELELeading Learning40
LTINLiteracy Intervention40
SFGUSafeguarding Children and Young People40
STWBStudent Wellbeing40

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