Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)

Australian Catholic University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0102079

Level of study: Bachelor’s Degrees


Become an in-demand secondary teacher who makes a difference. This double degree paves the way to a rewarding career in secondary school teaching in a range of humanities areas. You will graduate as a qualified specialist in two arts disciplines. Your expertise will allow your students to develop their historical, geographical, social, and economic understanding of societies. In a supportive, flexible environment learn the craft of teaching from mentors across a wide range of educational contexts. Build strength in your skills over time, from observing your mentor teacher, to co-teaching, through to planning for and teaching multiple classes a day.


Our graduates have pursued careers in:

secondary teaching, including Catholic, government and independent settings

institutes of technical and further education (TAFE)

vocational education

community education centres

private colleges

special education settings

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
25,568 Per Year
Read moreFees (first year): 25,568
31 Jul 2023
26 Feb 2024
29 Jul 2024
4 years
Read more4 years in accelerated mode full-time

Full time
Melbourne Campus
115 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3065

Entry criteria

Applicants require the equivalent of Australian Year 12 certificate

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): A minimum of 7.0 in Reading and Writing and a minimum of 7.5 in listening and speaking

Pearson Test of English (PTE): A minimum of 65 in reading and writing and a minimum of 73 in listening and speaking

Test of English as a Foreign Language - Academic (TOEFL): Internet-based TOEFL (TOEFL iBT) with a minimum of 27 in reading, 29 in writing, 27 in listening and 24 in speaking

ACU English Language Test: A+ (80 or above)

Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): A minimum of 185 in reading and writing and a minimum of 191 in listening and speaking.


Australian Catholic University
North Sydney Campus
40 Edward Street
Sydney New South Wales 2060
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