In a nutshell
Deepen your understanding of educational strategies and practices that can push your career in education even further with this Master of Education (Advanced) course from Edith Cowan University.
Perfect for enquiring minds, this course allows you to explore areas of personal interest in education through specialisations in a diverse range of topics. You’ll also gain foundational knowledge through the core units covering leadership, research, assessment and communication.
Develop your technical, creative and cognitive competencies that will let you level up in your education career. You’ll engage critically with educational practices and strategies and bring together complex concepts as they apply to real-world situations. Expand your understanding and mastery of educational research, contribute to professional practice/scholarship in the field of education, and undertake a substantial personal project.
The skills you gain from completing this course will help you pursue new opportunities for professional advancement in teaching, leadership and administrative positions.
What you’ll need
You may be eligible to apply for a postgraduate course at ECU if you meet the following:
- Hold a Bachelor Degree from a recognised Australian Institution (or equivalent); OR
- Hold an unrelated Bachelor Degree, plus a Graduate Diploma of Education or a Master of Teaching; AND
- Meet ECU’s English Competency requirements and any other special admission requirements for the course
In this education course, subjects you may study include:
- Research preparation: methods of research
- Advanced seminar
- Leading education in a global context
- Assessment in education: policies, pedagogy and equity
- Effective communication in professional contexts
- Media and society in a globalised world
- Public relations strategies
Specialisation options available in this course include:
- Catholic Education
- Early Childhood Education
- Leading Education
- Learning Difficulties
- Literacy Education
- Special Education
- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
Why Edith Cowan University?
Since opening in 1991, Edith Cowan University (ECU) has established itself as the go-to Australian university for a quality learning experience. Students graduate among some of the best in the world and have continued to serve society in many important roles.
ECU produces winners because they are a winner! In 2018 Times Higher Education ranked ECU in the world’s top 150 universities under 50 years old, and the Good Universities Guide has given them a 5-star rating for teaching quality 12 years straight.
From social work, youth work, nutrition, engineering, technology, management and more, ECU offer a host of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that’ll excel your career and expose you to new levels of success. Enquire today and see where an ECU qualification can lead you!
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: