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Overview

Western Sydney University’s School of Education in Australia

The School of Education at Western Sydney University is at the forefront of preparing teachers to work in the technologically rich and diverse environments that are the classrooms and early childhood settings of the 21st century.

About the Master of Teaching (Primary)

The Master of Teaching (Primary) offered at Western Sydney University in Australia provides professional teaching qualifications for students possessing appropriate bachelor degrees. Applicants must have a first degree with appropriate qualifications for primary teaching. The appropriateness of the studies taken in the first degree is determined by Western Sydney University but is consistent with the qualifications standards set by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards subject content requirements for Teaching in a NSW Primary School. The course prepares graduates for careers in primary school settings and other educational fields in NSW and beyond.

Staff in the Master of Teaching (Primary) at WSU are highly regarded for their research and scholarship in schools and communities, having several major research and consultancy projects with the NSW Department of Education and Communities. WSU staff incorporate their research and expertise in their teaching so that graduates are prepared with the most up-to-date professional knowledge.

The Master of Teaching (Primary) has been accredited by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES) (opens in new window). The degree has been designed to meet the Professional Teaching Standards for a Graduate Teacher as prescribed by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (opens in new window). Professional Standards Framework. Graduates of the Master of Teaching (Primary) are highly sought after by both public and private education providers in NSW and in other states of Australia as well as by the education providers throughout Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements

Applicants must have successfully completed a 3 or 4 year Bachelor degree with a minimum of 65% average or a GPA 2.5 (out of 4.00).

Professional Recognition

Professional Recognition in Canada

Western Sydney University’s Master of Teaching (Primary) graduates receive accreditation from the NSW Institute of Teachers in Australia.

Graduates of Western Sydney’s Primary teacher training program are eligible to apply for licensing in Canada, however, it is critical students understand the requirements needed to complete this process before licensing will be granted. KOM Consultants understand the process and requirements needed to enter the teaching profession in Canada. Contact KOM for more information

All students applying directly through KOM will be supported with the latest information on the accreditation process.

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ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Award Title:Master of Teaching (Primary)
Length of Program:2 years
Intake:February and July
Interview:Not required
Application Dates:Applicants are advised to apply 9 months in advance
Annual Tuition Fees:Contact KOM Consultants for latest tuition fees 1-877-318-8203
Faculty:School of Education
Campus Location:Sydney (Bankstown)
Country:Australia