Taught course

Teaching (Primary)

Deakin University · Deakin University

Entry requirements

Applicants require a three year bachelor degree in any discipline other than teaching (or equivalent). Applicants who do not meet the English language requirement may fulfil this requirement with a score of 7.0 in the IELTS (Academic) test, with no less than 7.0 in any of the four skill areas, and a score of no less than 7.5 in speaking and listening. Alternatively, applicants may meet the English language entry requirement with an internet-based TOEFL result of 100 with a minimum of 25 in speaking and writing, and a minimum of 22 in reading and listening. If you completed all four years of the higher education study required for registration in English at an institution in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, The United States of America, Canada or the Republic of Ireland, you will meet the requirements for English language competence.

Months of entry


Course content

The Master of Teaching (Primary Education) covers all areas of primary curriculum including English language, mathematics, science, arts, social education, health and physical education, and technology, providing the opportunity to build breadth of knowledge in areas of interest.

Fees and funding

UK students
$24,120 AUD (approximate annual fee)
International students
$24,120 AUD (approximate annual fee)

Deakin University is committed to providing international students with opportunities to obtain financial support for their study program through a wide range of scholarships and bursaries.

Scholarships are for full-time, on-campus international students at Deakin and are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Please note that applicants must be eligible for their selected program and be citizens of a country other than Australia and New Zealand. Additional eligibility requirements may apply for selected scholarships.


Qualification and course duration


full time
18-24 months

Course contact details

Deakin International
+61 3 9627 4877