University of New England

Master of Teaching (Primary)

University of New England
Institution rating
From 2 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date

Why study this course

  • Suitable for individuals with an undergraduate degree wanting to pursue a career in primary education
  • Gain the skills and knowledge required to practice teaching in a primary school setting
  • Undertake 60 days of professional practice

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Teacher, Primary School Teacher, Teacher's Aide, Childcare Educator, and 1 more.

Entry requirements

For entry into this course students must have completed the following:

  • A relevant AQF Level 7 Bachelor degree or an AQF Level 7 Bachelor degree and an AQF Level 8 or 9 postgraduate qualification, with a GPA of at least 3.50 in which they have completed the equivalent of one full academic year or eight units of study in a discipline area or discipline areas relevant to one or more of the Key Learning Areas KLAs) outlined on the provider's course page; AND
  • Personal Statement for Initial Teaching Education Course Entry

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Armidale
Online study also available

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

Enquire with University of New England or visit their website to find out more about your study options.

What you’ll learn

During this course you will learn to:

  • Apply a global perspective to classroom activities
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the multicultural nature of the modern classroom
  • Communicate effectively appropriate to primary school classroom levels
  • Conceptualise problems and formulate solutions
  • Gather, analyse and use information in a wide range of media forms
  • Demonstrate curiosity, creativity and critical thinking in both personal development and within the workplace
  • Appreciate the role ethical conduct and social responsibility plays in the teaching profession

Enquire with University of New England or visit their website to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

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

Enquire with University of New England or visit their 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, University of New England 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.

This course includes 60 days of Professional Experience undertaken in three core units.


Enquire with University of New England or visit their website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Master of Teaching (Primary) have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Primary School Teacher
Teacher's Aide
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Support and delivery

When you study with UNE you will have access to:

  • Options to study on-campus or online
  • A personal and flexible learning approach
  • Academic staff who are passionate about what they teach
  • A free and confidential UNE counselling service
  • UNE Safety Shuttle bus which runs all year round, picking up students from various points on campus and transporting them safely to a location within the town boundary via the residential colleges

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University of New England

Master of Teaching (Primary)

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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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