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Western Sydney University

  • 13% international / 87% domestic

Master of Teaching (Birth-5 Years/Birth-12 Years)

  • Masters (Coursework)

We all had that one teacher who made a difference in our life. Western prepares you to be that person. This degree offers a mix of theory and real-world experience, so you emerge as a highly sought-after early-childhood and/or primary school teacher.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2.5 years full-time, 5 years part-time
Course Code
1783, 071442G
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Feb, Jul, Nov
Domestic Fees
$28,350 per year / $70,875 total

About this course

We all had that one teacher who made a difference in our life. Western prepares you to be that person. This degree offers a mix of theory and real-world experience, so you emerge as a highly sought-after early-childhood and/or primary school teacher.

Study locations

Bankstown

Career pathways

As a teaching graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:

  • Public or private schools
  • Government organisations providing family support
Early Childhood Teacher

Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teachers teach the basics of numeracy, literacy, music, art and literature to early childhood (pre-primary) students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.

Primary Teacher (K-6)

Primary School Teachers teach a range of subjects within a prescribed curriculum to primary school students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.

School Principal

School Principals plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the educational and administrative aspects of primary schools including physical and human resources.

Education Field Officer

Education Field Officers provide support to government funded teaching staff to support the access and participation of children with additional needs in inclusive programs. They offer consultative support, resourcing and advice to Primary School Teachers.

Curriculum Designer

Curriculum Designers are highly trained education professionals who determine the subjects, course outlines, teaching standards and instructional materials used in schools.

Training and Development

Training and Development Professionals plan, develop, implement and evaluate training and development programs to ensure management and staff acquire the skills and develop the competencies required by organisations to meet organisational objectives.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Western Sydney University.
77.8%
Overall satisfaction
77.3%
Skill scale
60.3%
Teaching scale
77.1%
Employed full-time
$68k
Average salary