Our graduates find teaching employment opportunities including:
- early childhood educators
- primary school
- secondary school
- adult and vocational
- special needs.
Short courses 3 courses
Build your literacy and numeracy knowledge and confidence in preparation to sit the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education (LANTITE) examination.
TAFE certificates & diplomas 7 courses
Develop the skills and knowledge required to perform the role of a trainer, facilitator or assessor in the workplace and in Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)
Higher Education diplomas 1 course
Study a one-year specialised diploma, with more focussed academic and English support to better prepare you for success in undergraduate study.
On completion, you will be guaranteed entry into the second year of a nominated bachelor degree.
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 7 courses
Become an in-demand early-childhood educator, equipped with effective skills and practical experience, with a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education from VU.
If you want the option of teaching at primary or secondary level, the Bachelor of Education (P12) is for you.
Our Bachelor of Education Studies offers an alternative path into teaching, giving you the skills to lead a range of learning programs outside traditional classrooms.
Postgraduate 6 courses
Postgraduate research 3 courses
Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:
- identify a research topic
- find a supervisor
- apply for research supervision or grants.
Learn crucial research methods before you begin study that will shape education policy or influence teaching methods, with your PhD in Education.
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I chose VU because it offered more placement hours than any other teaching course. I wanted to have as much experience as I could in schools before starting my career. I believed it was very important for me to be exposed to different learning environments.Sarah Mullucks