As a teacher, you know the importance of continued learning if you want to further your education career or move into a specialised field. This course gives you the flexibility of online and on-campus learning. Explores the relationship between the personal, social, environmental and spiritual.
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If you’re ready for postgraduate study, you’ll find your competitive edge at Western. Our global 5-star ratings for innovation, teaching and facilities assure you that you'll be learning from the best at a University that ranks in the top 2% worldwide.
We partner with industry, business, and government to create real world experiences and opportunities. Our flexible courses offer a range of online and on-campus options, with multiple locations that put our world-class facilities at your doorstep. Reach new heights. Take your place in a new generation of global citizens, leaders, and change-makers.
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At Western, we’ve created a range of innovative postgraduate degrees that will further your education career or help you move into a specialised field.
A Graduate Certificate in Education (Social Ecology) explores the relationship between the personal, social, environmental and spiritual. Shows you how and why everything you do affects others – in your profession and your community.
This degree also focuses on critical thinking, creativity and communication. So you emerge with the professional and personal skills you need to take your career to the next level.
Flexible study options
This degree gives you the flexibility of online and on-campus learning. A four-day intensive teaching session is held in January and July each year, along with an additional mid-semester one-day workshop. You can then complete further study online at a time that suits you.
Top 10 for Education in Australia
Western is ranked in the top 10 Education faculties in Australia, second in NSW, and Top 75 in the world (*Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018).
Fees and delivery
Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.
Delivery: On campus
This course is only available to domestic students.
Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.
Postgraduate Study Information
Looking for a career change? Hoping to gain a new professional qualification that will help take your career further? Or just hoping to expand your horizons? Western’s range of diverse postgraduate degrees provide you with the opportunity to diversify your skillset in a supportive and flexible learning environment that enables you to thrive in your chosen field.
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This course gets you ready to go further in the environmental, organisational and educational sectors, including environmental education, outdoor education, facilitation and adult education, human services, and professional training and development.
Non Government Organisation
Specialising in environments you can work for an NGO. This expertise is vital in NGOs to establish and maintain healthy workplace ethics and attitudes. Work may include advocacy, consultancy and administration within the organisation.
You will assist politicians, community members and government staff to appreciate and implement environmental strategies. You may work as a consultant for workplace relationships, conduct workshops and advise on strategies.
Roles may include working as an educator or researcher within a particular organisation.
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Further study options
*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.