This online postgraduate degree gives you a deep knowledge of mathematics theory and practice, and exposure to cutting-edge research.
Sets you on the path to becoming a leader of mathematics education in your school. Gives the knowledge and interpersonal skills you need to inspire your classroom.
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Advance your career or kick-start it in a new direction with Postgraduate study at Western.
Live sessions are streamed throughout the year, where you can find out more about course content, admission requirements and career outcomes.
Lead the STEM future
It’s been said that the best way to predict the future is to create it. At Western, we agree but we also think another way is to teach it. With a greater reliance on technology and the increasingly fast pace of change, it’s important that primary-school teachers like you are equipped with the mathematical teaching and learning skills and knowledge to teach the students of the future.
This course develops deep content knowledge of mathematics. Gives you a strong understanding of the importance of research-based enquiry. Prepares you to be a mentor and coach to other math teachers.
Get ready to take your career to the next level. And become the teacher they remember.
This degree is delivered online, to fit in with your busy work and life.
Top 4 in Australia for THE Impact Rankings on Quality Education
Western is ranked 16th globally for Impact in Quality Education. The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings are based on performance against the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Goal # 4 is Quality Education and measures universities’ contribution to early years and lifelong learning, their pedagogy, research and their commitment to inclusive education.
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This course gives you the skills you need to become an even more highly sought-after teacher, and increase your chances of promotion.
Primary Mathematics Teacher
As a primary mathematics teacher you will be specialised in teaching mathematics but also teach a range of subjects within a prescribed curriculum to primary school students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.
Education Advisers conduct educational research, develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions, and review and examine the work of teachers and the results from curriculum programs in school settings.
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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.