Graduate Diploma in Education
Campus North Terrace Campus
Degree Type Graduate Diploma
Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code N/A
Students interested in becoming a qualified and registered secondary school teacher in South Australia should refer to the Master of Teaching program for further information.
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Mid-year entry Subject to availability Enquiries Ask Adelaide
CRICOS 007797A Intake February
English Language Requirements
Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide IELTS Overall 7 Reading 7 Listening 7 Speaking 7 Writing 7 TOEFL Overall 94 Reading 24 Listening 24 Speaking 23 Writing 27 Pearsons Overall 65 Reading 65 Listening 65 Speaking 65 Writing 65 Cambridge Overall 185 Reading 185 Listening 185 Speaking 185 Writing 185 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
- A Bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised Australian or International higher education institution
- At least a major or minor and preferably two majors in the bachelor degree which align with the available specialist teaching areas*
- Other non-academic criteria may also applied
Each specialist area has a quota. Applicants will first be ranked according to their AQF Level with Level 10 being the highest ranking. Applicants will then be ranked on their performance in the specialist teaching areas.
*The following specialist teaching areas may be made available in consultation with the schooling sectors in South Australia - Accounting, Agricultural Science, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Chinese, Classroom Music, Economics, English, English as a Second Language, French, Geography, German, History, Indonesian, Information Technology, Instrumental Music, Italian, Japanese, Mathematics, Modern Greek, Physics, Psychology, Science, Senior English, Senior History, Senior Mathematics, Spanish, Vietnamese.
Fees and Scholarships
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Annual tuition feesAustralian Full-fee place: $23,500
Annual tuition fees International student place: $35,000
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
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Graduate AttributesThe objective of this program is to produce graduates with specific attributes as outlined in University of Adelaide Graduate Attributes.
- Deep discipline knowledge
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Teamwork and communication skills
- Career and leadership readiness
- Intercultural and ethical competency
- Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
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Last updated: Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017