Graduate Certificate of Education Studies

Monash University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 084062B

Level of study: Postgraduate

Summary

This course is designed to orient students to the field of education at a postgraduate level. It is suited to students who have a first qualification in a discipline other than education. It is also a pathway for students who do not yet meet the entry requirements for the Master of Education.

It provides you with an understanding of concepts and contemporary issues in education and of educational contexts and systems, locally and globally. It develops knowledge and understanding of major theoretical and professional debates in specialist areas within the field of education and locates these within contemporary research. Through your studies, you will:

acquire knowledge of foundational concepts and traditions in education

develop understanding of recent issues and debates across policy and practice
apply critical perspectives on substantive and contemporary issues and ideas
demonstrate analytical skills in evaluating, synthesising and communicating academic concepts
build confidence in academic practice at an advanced level.

Completion of this course positions students to pursue education-related careers and/or further study in education. Credit will be granted for equivalent units in the Master of Education (D6002).

This course is also offered in the below location:

Multi-modal at Singapore: Full time

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
16,300 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
0.5 years
Full time
Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia
16,300 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 0.5 years
Read more0.5 years (full time)

Self study / online (without attendance)
Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia

Entry criteria

Applicants must have successfully completed a recognised bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification with a pass (50%) average. Alternatively, applicants with 5 years of relevant full-time informal learning, with a recommendation letter or reference from an employer, will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

English entry requirements

Level A

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 50, Reading 50, Speaking 50 and Writing 50

TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21

Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169

Address

Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia
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