48 months
35700 AUD/year
27400 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Secondary education (Honours) program at Monash University will qualify you in two teaching areas, working with adolescents from 12 to 18 years of age, as they progress through the secondary years. Secondary Education is always studied as a double degree, with the partner degree providing the specialist discipline knowledge for the areas in which you will qualify to teach.  

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During the Secondary education (Honours) program at Monash University , you will learn how adolescents think and learn and hence how they can be effectively and creatively taught. Education studies, including contemporary adolescent development, psychology and the social and cultural context of secondary education, will provide you with the foundations for implementing effective classroom teaching practice. You will develop a rich repertoire of strategies for promoting students' learning and for diagnosing and assessing their progress, and acquire the skills needed for curriculum planning, implementation and evaluation.


Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that you will be able to:

  • demonstrate advanced knowledge, skills and capabilities relevant to your specialisation and discipline(s)
  • understand education policy, theories, research principles and methods and apply these to pedagogical practice
  • understand and implement relevant curriculum and pedagogy for learners in Australian and international contexts
  • understand the ways in which environmental, social and economic conditions of learners influence their education
  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the educational issues associated with diversity and inclusion
  • develop teaching and learning strategies and understandings that encompass differentiated and inclusive approaches appropriate for diverse learners in varied contexts, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and their histories, languages and cultures

Programme Structure

Course structure:

  • Early childhood and primary education
  • Primary education
  • Primary and secondary education
  • Primary and secondary inclusive education 
  • Primary and secondary health and physical education
  • Secondary health and physical education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


204 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS: 082360G  
  • All Monash undergraduate courses require you to have successfully completed a minimum of an Australian Year 12 qualification (or equivalent) and achieve the required academic entry score. Most Monash faculties generally use your most recent studies for admission however other guidelines may apply where your prior qualification may be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35700 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27400 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP) 


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.

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