Graduate Certificate in Education (General Studies)

Australia and New Zealand International
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Campus
Kelvin Grove
Campus
Kelvin Grove
Duration
1 year part-time
1 year part-time
Delivery
On-campus or external
Delivery
On-campus or external
Course starts
February and July
February and July

The external delivery option is only available to non-student visa holders or international students studying from their home country.

Highlights

  • Tailor the qualification to your interests and meet your professional development needs.
  • Flexible study options include online and on campus classes.
  • You have the option to further your studies with a Master of Education.
  • Commonwealth Supported Places available for Australian citizens and permanent visa holders, and New Zealand citizens (subject to change).

Highlights

  • Tailor the qualification to your interests and meet your professional development needs.
  • You have the option to further your studies with a Master of Education.

Apply by 28 May
Start study in July

Gain practical skills and professional connections to thrive in your chosen career.

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Apply by 30 June
Start study in July

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Why choose this course?

You can select from a wide range of topics across education-related specialisations. Update or broaden your knowledge across a variety of topics, or deepen your expertise by focusing on one area.

What to expect

Focus on topics that are of particular interest to you, and develop an advanced body of knowledge in professional education practices and recent developments in the field.

Flexible delivery

You can choose to study externally or on campus, and either part time or full time. All the lectures are recorded and study materials are available online. You can access these resources at any time to help you fit study into your lifestyle.

Careers and outcomes

Course articulation

You have the option to further your studies with a Master of Education in the study area of your choice.

Details and units

QUT is committed to ensuring our courses meet the changing needs of the profession. This course is currently being refreshed and some of the details displayed may change.

QUT is committed to ensuring our courses meet the changing needs of the profession. This course is currently being refreshed and some of the details displayed may change.

Requirements

Course code
EU60
Delivery
  • On-campus or external
Campus
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • On-campus or external

The external delivery option is only available to non-student visa holders or international students studying from their home country.

Campus
  • Kelvin Grove
Duration
1 years part-time
Duration
1 years part-time
Entry
February and July
Entry
February and July

Entry Requirements

  • A completed bachelor degree (or higher qualification) in any discipline; or
  • A completed diploma in a relevant area, with at least two years (full-time or equivalent) professional experience in a relevant area; or
  • Five years (full-time or equivalent) professional experience in a relevant area.

Minimum academic requirements

Academic entry requirements

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher) in any discipline.

Minimum English language requirements

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide on meeting QUT’s English language requirements.

Your scores and prior qualifications in English-speaking countries are considered. Approved English-speaking countries are Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa, United States of America and Wales.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

We accept English language proficiency scores from the following tests.

English Test Overall Listening Reading Writing Speaking
Cambridge English Score
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. You must provide your Candidate ID and Candidate Secret Number, these are printed on your Cambridge English Confirmation of Entry.
176 169 169 169 169
IELTS Academic
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
6.5 6 6 6 6
Pearson PTE (Academic)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
58 50 50 50 50
TOEFL iBT
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
79 16 16 21 18

Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!

We offer English language programs to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.

When you apply for this course, we will recommend which English course you should enrol in.

Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!

If you have not completed an English language test, you can sit the IELTS test at our IELTS test centre

Fees

Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually, and they may be subject to increases.

2021 fees

2021: CSP $3,500 per year full-time (48 credit points)

2021 fees

2021: $15,600 per year full-time (48 credit points)

2020 fees

2020: CSP $3,400 per year full-time (48 credit points)

2020 fees

2020: $14,900 per year full-time (48 credit points)

Student services and amenities fees

You may need to pay student services and amenities (SA) fees as part of your course costs.

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HECS-HELP: loans to help you pay for your course fees

You may not have to pay anything upfront if you're eligible for a HECS-HELP loan.

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Scholarships

You can apply for scholarships to help you with study and living costs.

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