The University of Notre Dame Australia

Bachelor of Education - Secondary / Bachelor of Arts

The University of Notre Dame Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01032F

The Bachelor of Education - Secondary combines academic and professional studies within a single four year degree in Education. It has been designed to enable students to teach in Catholic, independent or government schools, depending on individual interest. This degree also provides students with: extensive practical experience; coursework that is contemporary; exposure to emergent learning technologies; and a focus on the Curriculum Framework and associated learning outcomes. The Bachelor of Arts allows students to pursue at least one discipline for the full length of the degree. The purpose of providing a broad range of options is to enable students to build a stimulating and varied program whilst at the same time graduating with genuine in-depth knowledge in their chosen fields.


The curriculum is designed to provide an integration of theory and practice throughout all years of the program. The courses (units) are taken in a predetermined sequence.


  • Accounting/Business studies
  • Behavioural Science
  • Communications
  • Economics
  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Political and Legal studies
  • Religious Education
  • Science
  • Society and Environment
  • Theatre Arts

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Admissions interview
  • Partial completion of other undergraduate degree with strong marks or a satisfactory result in the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT)


Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Fremantle International: $174,270 Yes

Fee comments

Campuses: Fremantle.

Australian Citizens may be eligible to defer costs on a HECS-HELP loan scheme.

Further information

All teacher education students are required to sit the national Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students (LANTITE) and demonstrate the required minimum level of personal literacy and numeracy prior to graduation.

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