Make a difference in the lives of young people by launching your career in education.

Whatever your career aims, from early childhood education to secondary teaching, Victoria University has the right course for you.

We offer a range of learning in education so you can study at short course, TAFE, degree or postgraduate level.

Bachelor of Education (P-12)

If you want the option of teaching at primary or secondary schools, the Bachelor of Education (P12) is for you. Choose your specialisation, and get the classroom experience needed to become a primary or secondary teacher.

Duration 4 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid, In person, Online Real Time
Bachelor of Education Studies

Gain the skills to lead learning programs outside the traditional classroom with the Bachelor of Education Studies (EBST) from Victoria University. EBST is also an alternative path into teaching; enquire now.

Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park, Werribee, Other Delivery mode Hybrid, In person
Bachelor of Physical Education and Sport Science
Turn your passion for physical activity and sport, and your ability to inspire others, into a lifelong career, with our Bachelor of Physical Education & Sport Science at Victoria University in Melbourne – enquire now.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid

Undergraduate Certificate in Education (P12) STEM
Make an informed assessment about education as a career, focusing on science, technology, engineering and mathematics teaching, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Education (P12) from Victoria University. Enquire now.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park, Online Self-Paced Delivery mode In person
Undergraduate Certificate in Education Studies
Start a rewarding career with the Undergraduate Certificate in Education Studies from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person
Undergraduate Certificate in Primary Physical Education
Specialise in physical education for children to upskill or launch your dream career, with an Undergraduate Certificate in Primary Physical Education from Victoria University – enquire now.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person
Undergraduate Certificate in Secondary Physical Education
Learn skills that complement your passions for sport and coaching, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Secondary Physical Education from Victoria University – enquire now.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person

Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education
Gain skills and learn about the practice of teaching young children from birth to 5 years, with a Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education. Enquire now.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Online Self-Paced Delivery mode Online Self-Paced
Master of Teaching (Primary Education)
Gain practical experience and prepare for a rewarding career as a primary school teacher.
Duration 2 years Campus Footscray Nicholson, Victoria University Online Delivery mode Hybrid, In person, Online Real Time, VU Online
Master of Teaching (Secondary Education)
Prepare for registration as a secondary teacher in a wide range of discipline areas through the Master of Teaching (Secondary Education).
Duration 2 years Campus Footscray Nicholson Delivery mode Hybrid
Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education

Develop your teaching skills for university and TAFE education, with the Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education at Victoria University.

Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person, Online Self-Paced
Graduate Certificate in TESOL
Expand your employment opportunities and become qualified to teach English as an additional language (EAL) with the Graduate Certificate in TESOL.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person, Remote

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care CHC30121
Turn your passion for working with children into a career with a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care CHC30121 at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care CHC50121
Gain the skills and qualification to work at a high level in children’s services with a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care CHC50121 at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Certificate IV in School Based Education Support CHC40221

Gain the skills and confidence to provide support in classrooms with a Certificate IV in School Based Education Support CHC40221 at Victoria University Polytechnic.

Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Diploma of Teacher Education Preparation 22451VIC

Start your journey towards a rewarding career in education with the Diploma of Teacher Education Preparation 22451VIC.

Campus Footscray Park

Diploma of Education Studies
Build essential literacy and numeracy skills for a career in education, and prepare to enter the second year of a teaching degree.
Duration 1 year Campus Footscray Nicholson, Online Real Time, Werribee, Other Delivery mode Hybrid, In person, Online Real Time

Course in Safe Use of Machinery for Technology Teaching 22454VIC

Maintain your safety accreditation with our professional development course designed specifically for technology teachers.

Duration 4 day Campus Industry, Sunshine Delivery mode Face to Face

Bachelor of Science/Master of Teaching (Secondary Education)
A new and innovative double qualification. It allows you to undertake an initial bachelor program in science and then complete an accredited masters program in secondary teaching.
Duration 5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, On campus

Studying teaching at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.