48 months
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The Secondary Education - Science Education (Physics) program from Curtin University will prepare you to teach in the Physics subject area in Years 11 and 12, as well as across the Science curriculum area from Years 7 to 12.  

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In addition to your major physics teaching area, you will choose a second specialisation stream from one of the following options:

  • Minor teaching area – this will be the mathematics teaching area

The Secondary Education - Science Education (Physics) program from Curtin University is offered as part of the Bachelor of Education (Secondary Education).


  • Secondary school teacher 
  • Policy development officer
  • Special programs officer
  • Trainer, mentor or coach
  • Curriculum designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus 2
  • Curriculum and Instruction Lower Secondary: Science
  • Physics 1
  • Curriculum and Instruction Senior Secondary: Science 
  • Network Optimisation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


400 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 096505C 

Curtin University welcomes applications from International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma students. You’re eligible to apply to Curtin if you have:

  • achieved a full IB Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points in six subjects.
  • fulfilled Curtin University’s English proficiency requirements.
  • fulfilled the course prerequisite requirements, if applicable.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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