Education

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Launch a meaningful, in-demand career in teaching or education support. From childcare to school teaching to adult education, Victoria University offers a range of world-class, career-focused courses.
19 exciting majors
19 exciting majors
1800+ placement partners
1800+ placement partners
Award-winning VU Block Model
Award-winning VU Block Model
#1 for employability
#1 for employability
Top 3% of universities worldwide
Top 3% of universities worldwide

Courses in Education

VU Stories

Eman Abdulahamid
How Eman’s teaching dreams are becoming a reality
Diploma of Education Studies, Bachelor of Education Studies
"So often I've started a new block full of nerves, only to be blown away by the hospitality, respect, and understanding of my teachers."
Eman's story
Joshua Le.
Placements that pay off
Bachelor of Education (P-12)
"The placements are where the real learning happens. I chose VU because I liked the idea of being placed at different schools to gain experience."
The placements are where the real learning happens. I chose VU because I liked the idea of being placed at different schools to gain experience.
Natasha Milne, student science teacher
Natasha’s inspiration for the future of STEM
Bachelor of Science, Master of Teaching (Secondary Education)
"I really love the VU Block Model. I’ve maintained a high distinction average thanks to the smaller class sizes, supportive lecturers and single-unit focus."
I really love the VU Block Model. I’ve maintained a high distinction average thanks to the smaller class sizes, supportive lecturers and single-unit focus.
From screen to school
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care CHC50113 (now CHC50121), Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care CHC30113 (now CHC30121)
"I’ve found the learning environment remarkably supportive and the teachers were excellent. Without the training I received at VU Polytechnic I may be in a very different place indeed."
I’ve found the learning environment remarkably supportive and the teachers were excellent. Without the training I received at VU Polytechnic I may be in a very different place indeed.