Study Education

Whether you are a looking to develop your knowledge in a specialist area of education or progress into a leadership role, our suite of postgraduate education programs will equip you for success.

The Graduate Certificate in Education and the Master of Education are degrees that allow students to enhance their educational knowledge by developing an advanced understanding of a variety of broad issues and will enhance your existing educational skills and your teaching practice with the latest research, including options for retraining.

The Graduate Certificate in Transformational Leadership in Education and the Master of Leadership and Management in Education will provide you with specific expertise in research‐based and data-driven decision‐making, an international perspective, and the ability to provide transformational leadership that meets the global imperative to support educational equity. These degrees are for those who aspire to leadership.

If you are looking to develop your educational knowledge into the specialist area of special and inclusive support, then the Graduate Certificate in Special and Inclusive Support, the Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Disability Support, and the Master of Special and Inclusive Education are for you. These programs are for those who believe that enriched learning experiences shape us regardless of our capabilities or circumstances and will allow you to extend your understanding of disability support and education.

With flexible study options and expert staff, you can maintain your current responsibilities while gaining an additional qualification, and graduate ready to increase your impact in your community.

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#5 in Australia ? for overall postgraduate education experience
#6 in Australia ? for overall postgraduate teaching quality
#7 in Australia ? for overall postgraduate student satisfaction
World top 150 ? for Education

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