James Cook University

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

James Cook University
Institution rating
4.0
Duration
4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

This program focuses on the education of students in Years 7 to 12. Junior secondary years (7-10) are an exciting phase of learning, while the senior years (Years 11-12) are a critical time for young people as they develop plans for post-secondary education and work. The professional experience component is an integral part of the program. It examines the context, purposes and processes of teaching in schools.

Recognition

This degree is nationally accredited through the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) in association with the Queensland College of Teachers (QCT).

Entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Cairns
  • Townsville

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, James Cook University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

Students will undertake 80 days of workplace learning in a range of secondary school settings.

Visit James Cook University's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Student ratings of James Cook University courses

James Cook University
4.0
(205 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
86%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
84%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.1
Course content compared to what was expected
4.0
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.1
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
3.2
Quality of online study portal
4.1
Transparency of course fees
4.0

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
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Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

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