Bachelor of Secondary Education (Health and Physical Education Teaching)

Federation University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 106092K

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Our Bachelor of Secondary Education (Health and Physical Education Teaching) prepares you to teach from year 7 through to VCE. You will have the opportunity to make a difference by giving young people the knowledge and tools to lead healthy and active lives.

Areas of study include exercise physiology, biomechanics, motor development, learning fundamentals, foundations of health and physical education, health and human development, nutrition, physical activity, creative movement, applied sports science, contemporary curriculum design, pedagogy and assessment for teaching and learning in health and physical education.

You’ll be ready to teach by undertaking a minimum of 80 days of supervised teaching placement with our partner schools throughout the course.

Teachers are in high demand and you can teach across Australia in remote communities, thriving regional centres or in our capital cities.

The Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) accreditation for this course is pending.

Career opportunities

  • Physical education teacher
  • Secondary teacher

Pathways

Students may undertake the first year of the Bachelor of Sport Physical and Outdoor Education and apply to transfer into the second year of this program.

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Majors

  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Berwick Campus
72-100 Clyde Road
Melbourne Victoria 3806
Australia
24,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Gippsland Campus (Churchill)
Northways Road
Gippsland Victoria 3842
Australia
24,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 4 years
Full time
Federation University Australia
Mount Helen Campus
University Drive
Ballarat Victoria 3350
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 with minimum study scores of 25 in units 3 and 4 English or 30 for English as an Alternative Language or Dialect and Units 1 and 2 of Mathematics or Overseas Equivalent.

Overall IELTS band score of 7.0 (with at least 7.5 for Speaking and Listening and 6.5 for Reading and Writing) or equivalent English language test with the proviso that students must prove they meet the English language requirement as determined by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) to be eligible for registration. TOEFL IBT: 100 with minimums: Reading 19, Listening 20, Speaking 20, Writing 24; Pearson (PTE): Overall 65 (no band less than 58); Cambridge-CAE: Overall 185 (no band less than 176).

Address

Federation University Australia
Mount Helen Campus
University Drive
Ballarat Victoria 3350
Australia
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