• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Get equipped with all the necessary skills to become a registered secondary school teacher. The Education (Secondary) and Arts course at Flinders University is taken as a double degree with a Bachelor of Arts, providing a comprehensive, liberal education for all new teachers.

About

Why study Education (Secondary) and Arts course at Flinders University 

  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to register as a teacher in secondary school
  • Earn a double degree in only four years that includes an education degree with an arts degree
  • Get work-ready with teaching placements in secondary schools where you can learn practical skills, put theory into practice, and develop important relationships with students, parents and colleagues
Your career

Although the majority of education graduates go on to employment as teachers in the public or private sector, some choose to follow other pathways.

Potential occupations include:

  • secondary teacher
  • developmental educator
  • graduate administrative officer
  • youth and children’s support officer
Potential employers include:
  • secondary schools
  • government schools
  • independent schools
  • government education departments
  • government and private industry settings

Accreditation

Upon successful completion you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Teachers Registration Board of South Australia. Graduates looking for employment in other parts of Australia and overseas may be required to meet additional conditions. Graduates meet Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority employment criteria.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      Part-time only for domestic students.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Teaching and Educational Contexts  
  • Middle Schooling Philosophy and Pedagogy 
  • Professional Experience: Year 1
  • Learners and their Development - Middle and Secondary Schooling
  • Professional Experience: Year 2A (Middle and Secondary Schooling) 
  • Teaching Indigenous Australian Students 

        English Language Requirements

        You only need to take one of these language tests:

        • Minimum required score:

          72

          The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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        • Minimum required score:

          7

          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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        Academic Requirements

        To gain direct general admission to an undergraduate course at Flinders, you must have successfully completed a recognised secondary education qualification overseas or in Australia, and satisfy our English language proficiency requirements.

        CRICOS: 092882K

        Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

        • You are considered ineligible for admission
        • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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        Tuition Fee

        • International

          27100 AUD/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 27100 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
        • National

          6940 AUD/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 6940 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

        Living costs for Adelaide

        • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
          Living Costs

        The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

        Funding

        Check the programme website for information about funding options.

        Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

        The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

        Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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