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Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) with Bachelor of Science

University of Adelaide

48 months
40000 AUD/year
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With a shortage of high school science teachers in Australia, there is high demand for educators capable of shaping the next generation of scientists. The Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) with Bachelor of Science program from University of Adelaide gives you the skills to take on this stimulating and vital role.


Develop your digital capabilities in our eLearning Program - the first and only one of its kind for Education students in Australia. We will show you how to use your own iPad with pencil and keyboard to its full teaching potential so you can earn Apple Teacher status. You might even do your first year placement in an Apple Distinguished School.

What will you do?

You’ll build deep understandings of the subjects you intend to teach, selecting from: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Digital Technologies
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Psychology

You’ll also:

  • explore educational issues, curriculum and practice relevant to the secondary years
  • work with inspiring teachers and researchers
  • gain professional experience and connections through extensive school placements.

Professional Accreditation

This double Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) with Bachelor of Science program from University of Adelaide provides a professional qualification that is recognised for teacher registration purposes in South Australia. In most cases the qualification is portable to other states and overseas countries.

Potential careers

SACE Teacher, SSO, STEM Teacher, STEM in Schools Professional Development Provider, Education Coordinator, Education Officer / Educator, School Services Officer, Science Communicators, Science Educators, Scientific Officer, Scientist, Teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Schools and Society
  • Issues in Contemporary Education
  • Research as Teaching Practice
  • Biology: Human Perspectives
  • Biochemistry: Molecular and Cell Biology
  • Molecular and Structural Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 047798B

  • Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject
  • Selection Rank (International) 80
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) 29
  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) 19
  • United Entrance Certificate (UEC) [Malaysia] 15
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level 9
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) 75%

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40000 AUD per year during 48 months.

Commonwealth-supported place: $7,240

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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