Avondale University

Master of Teaching - Primary

Avondale University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 02731D

The Master of Teaching (Primary) (MTch (Prim)) is a graduate-entry teaching course, offered on-campus and via distance education. It is designed to produce graduate teachers who are reflective, creative and confident in the classroom, and to equip students with the necessary skills to teach in Christian, independent and state school systems both in Australia and overseas. You are provided with the opportunity to explore and critically analyse a wide range of educational literature and research to examine the application of these findings to professional practice. Throughout the course, you will engage in practical experience opportunities in a variety of relevant school environments. It is a highly practical course with a total of 60 days hands-on classroom experience gained through three professional experience placements in a variety of primary school settings.


16 six credit point units (96 credit points) studied over four semesters full-time or the equivalent part-time


  • Teaching-primary

Standard entry requirements

  • An Australian Qualifications Framework AQF Level 7 Bachelor's degree (or higher) from an accredited university or higher education provider
  • An overseas qualification comparable to an Australian Qualifications Framework AQF Level 7 or higher


New South Wales Education Studies Authority (NESA)

Study pathways

Credit is given for prior leaning appropriate to course requirements. Alternative entry pathways are available.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Lake Macquarie International: $54,480 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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