Bachelor of Arts - Master of Teaching (Secondary), Bachelor | Online (optional) | Deakin University  | Melbourne, Australia
48 months
32000 AUD/year
11169 AUD/year
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Fast-track your studies and gain a postgraduate teaching qualification with Deakin University's specialised Bachelor of Arts - Master of Teaching (Secondary) degree.  

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Combine your passion for the arts with a desire to inspire the generations of tomorrow, with a Bachelor of Arts - Master of Teaching (Secondary) at Deakin University. Our school-based learning programs and professional learning placements ensure you are ready to teach today and into the future. 

Fast-track your studies and graduate with two versatile degrees in just four years. The 14 arts majors on offer, including history, media studies and drama, complement your teaching expertise while diversifying your career options. 

In both streams of study, you will be prepared for the challenges of professional life through practical learning. Deakin’s Professional Experience Program provides the perfect preview to your future role in teaching. Get a taste for what it is like to be a secondary educator and develop your skills in the real world by learning from and with experienced teachers.  

Career outcomes 

Teaching courses at Deakin lead to a career that can make a profound and lasting contribution to the future by positively educating and influencing the lives of students. Teaching is the largest profession in Australia, with more than 200,000 teachers working across 10,000 schools, teaching more than three million students. It’s a rewarding career that offers creativity, flexibility and opportunity.

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Arts/Master of Teaching (Secondary), you will be qualified to teach in secondary schools within Victoria, in the private, independent, or public education sectors.

Your specialisations and advanced knowledge will also open doors to roles in community services, government agencies and not-for-profit organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Psychology
  • Educators and Learners
  • Literacy, Numeracy and Education
  • Education, Communication and Technology 
  • Culture, Diversity and Participation in Education
  • Education and Humanitarian Development
  • English Curriculum Inquiry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 089566D Burwood (Melbourne) 

VCE Prerequisite subjects 

  • Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
  • This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection considerations. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32000 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11169 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11169 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS) 

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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