We all had that one teacher who made a difference in our life. The one who influenced us beyond just subject matter. Western prepares you to be that person. This degree offers a mix of theory and real-world experience, so you emerge as a highly sought secondary-school teacher.
Be the teacher they remember
At Western, we know the value a great teacher brings to the classroom as well as the challenges you’ll face. That’s why we’ve built our Master of Teaching (Secondary) degree around giving you practical tools to provide inspiration and direction to high-school students.
Offering a mix of on-campus theory and innovative school-based placement opportunities, this course helps you turn your specialist undergraduate qualification into an inspiring career path. Prepares you to be a highly sought-after teacher. Gives you skills that transcend the classroom.
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 2017).
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
Fees: AUD $24,480
Delivery: On campus
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 2017).
Get a taste of what it’s like to work in the real world, with field-day visits throughout your degree.
Start your unlimited journey today.
Emerge with the skills you need to be a secondary school teacher. Or be highly sought after in generalist positions requiring teamwork, leadership, communication and organisation in areas like:
- The educational sector
Secondary School Teacher
Secondary School Teachers teach one or more subjects within a prescribed curriculum to secondary school students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.
School Principals plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the educational and administrative aspects of secondary schools including physical and human resources.
Curriculum designers are highly trained education professionals who determine the subjects, course outlines, teaching standards and instructional materials used in schools.
Training and Development
Training and Development Professionals plan, develop, implement and evaluate training and development programs to ensure management and staff acquire the skills and develop the competencies required by organisations to meet organisational objectives.
Apply now and start your unlimited journey.
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.