Master of Educational Studies

The University of Newcastle, GradSchool (Online)

Program Description

Master of Educational Studies

The University of Newcastle, GradSchool (Online)


Are you interested or involved in learning and education with a desire to continue your professional development? Or are you looking to specialise your teaching skills in a key area such as personalised learning or information and communications technology (ICT) and digital learning?

The Master of Educational Studies from the University of Newcastle is focused on combining both theory and practice to help you apply your knowledge in modern educational environments. Within this advanced program you will develop an advanced understanding of the broader issues which affect the learning environment. Specialisations within the program include:

  • General specialisation
  • Educational Research Specialisation
  • Engineering Education Specialisation
  • ICT and Digital Learning Specialisation
  • International Comparative and Curriculum Studies Specialisation
  • Mathematics Education Specialisation
  • Pedagogy Specialisation
  • TESOL/L2 Specialisation

Whichever path you choose, this comprehensive program offers you the opportunity to broaden your career opportunities in the education profession.

Choose to study full-time or part-time to suit your needs as well as at one of our many locations including our Callaghan campus or study 100% online.

Is it for you?

If you are a professional educator, interested in developing your skills and career opportunities in the field, the Master of Educational Studies could be the program for you. Supported by flexible learning and the ability to tailor the program to suit you individual requirements, the Master of Educational Studies at the University of Newcastle offered a convenient and highly regarded education, providing you with an optimal educational experience.

Depending on your area of interest, you will be able to choose from the specialisations offered by the University. Some of these specialisations include:

  • General Specialisation
  • Educational Research Specialisation
  • Engineering Education Specialisation
  • ICT and Digital Learning Specialisation
  • International Comparative and Curriculum Studies Specialisation
  • Mathematics Education Specialisation
  • Pedagogy Specialisation
  • TESOL/L2 Specialisation

Career Pathways

Developed for educators, educational administrators, managers, policy makers and others interested or involved in learning and education, the Master of Educational Studies has been designed to provide a platform to enhance and specialise your career opportunities and professional needs. The University of Newcastle’s reputable postgraduate program will prepare you for senior roles in public or private schools, or even take you out of the classroom and into consultancy or advisory positions.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor Degree in education/teaching plus 2 years experience

OR

Bachelor Honours Degree in education/teaching

OR

Graduate Certificate in education/teaching

OR

Diploma in education/teaching with a minimum of 10 years teaching experience

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Applicants who do not speak English as a first language must demonstrate that they meet the University's English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy at http://www.newcastle.edu.au/about-uon/governance-and-leadership/policy-library/document?RecordNumber=D15/15438

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 10, 2016
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July 11, 2016
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Australia Newcastle, New South Wales
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