48 months
24400 AUD/year
3984 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


At the Bachelor of Primary Education from the University of the Sunshine Coast, you’ll learn how to plan, teach and assess children, and how to integrate ICT in your teaching. 

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At the Bachelor of Primary Education  from the University of the Sunshine Coast , you will develop curriculum knowledge in English, mathematics, science, technology, arts, health and physical education, history, and geography. From your first year, you’ll complete 90 days of supervised professional experience in local schools, and rural and remote settings if desired.

You will develop valuable skills and experiences through participation in Wider Field Experiences where you engage with community projects and work with children, families and communities.


  • Primary school teacher
  • Private practice tutor
  • Education consultant
  • Education exhibition organiser
  • Education policy analyst
  • Children’s television presenter
  • Youth support worker
  • Teacher of English overseas

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Development and Learning
  • Teaching with Technology
  • Professional Experience: The role of the teacher
  • Professional Experience: Connecting with Learning and Teaching
  • Numeracy 
  • English Language and Literacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


384 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS Code: 073277M 
  • Prior to entry, students will need to: complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate your motivation for teaching, submit a 600-1000-word personal statement on why you would make a great teacher and obtain a Blue Card before starting supervised professional experience.
  • Recommended prior study: a history subject.
  • For entry into most USC undergraduate degree programs, you need to have completed a minimum level of education similar to successful completion of Australian Year 12 with good grades.
  • Further studies, for example, a semester or more at college or university, can also be considered for entry and may give you credit transfer towards a degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24400 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    3984 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3984 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National students are commonwealth supported. 


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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