Credit points


Minimum duration

6 months full-time or equivalent part-time (normally taken over one year part time)

Approved locations

  • Other


On-Shore (for cohorts by special arrangement)

EFTSL value of units : All 10cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a 20 cp value in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.25.

Admission requirements

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

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

  1. Bachelor degree in Education or equivalent; or
  2. Bachelor degree in an area other than Education and a recognised teaching qualification.


Completion requirements

Total number of credit points: 40 cp

Breakdown of credit points required to complete the course:

  1. 40 cp from Specified Units (Part A); or
  2. 20 cp from Specified Units and 20 cp from Elective units (Part A and Part B).

Part A : Specified Units

Complete 20 to 40 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
EDLA690Literacies for Now and the Future20
EDLA691A Functional Metalanguage for Contemporary Literacies20

Part B : Elective Units

Complete 0 to 20 credit points from the following:

Elective units may be chosen from Faculty of Education and Arts postgraduate courses with prior approval of the Course Coordinator. A maximum of 10 cp of Elective units can be at 500-level.

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