Graduate Certificate in Primary Mathematics Education



Delivery ModeOnline
Duration 1P
Intake InformationSemester 1 (Autumn)
Apply Direct Code1830.2
UAC Code950949
Fee Information

Local Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.



 This course is not available to International students.


The Graduate Certificate in Primary Mathematics Education equips primary teaching graduates with the skills, knowledge and dispositions that will enable them to assume the role of a primary mathematics specialist teacher within a primary school setting. 

Graduates will develop a deep knowledge of mathematics theory and practice and a strong understanding of the importance of research to inform teaching and skills in mentoring and coaching other teachers of mathematics.

The course is delivered through a flexible online mode.


Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

Review the Course Admission and Subject Information

How to apply

If you're an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident, you can apply online directly to Western (opens in a new window) for postgraduate coursework in Arts and Humanities, Business, Creative Industries, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Computing and Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Sciences, Social Sciences, TESOL, Interpreting and Translation or Therapeutic Studies and Counselling. Applications can also be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window).

Applications made directly to Western do not have an application fee.

You can manage your existing direct applications via the Western application portal (opens in a new window) or via UAC.(opens in a new window)

Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.

If you are an international student, you need to apply through Western Sydney University International. Step by step instructions are available on the International Admissions pages.