Navigate this website

View our Newsletter
Share this page on FacebookSubscribe to RSS feeds
Skip Navigation LinksHome > Find it fast > Teacher education programs > Endorsed teacher education programs

Endorsed teacher education programs 

The following teacher education programs are endorsed by the Institute for qualified teachers who wish to gain further qualifications in a different specialist teaching area.

The one year full-time or part-time equivalent teacher education programs listed are also suitable for three-year qualified teachers wishing to upgrade their qualifications to four-year qualified status.

  • Australian Catholic University
  • Autism Teaching Institute
  • Deakin University
  • Federation University Australia (formerly University of Ballarat)
  • Home Economics Victoria
  • La Trobe University
  • Monash University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • University of Newcastle
  • Victoria University

    AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY

    • Master of Education (Autism Spectrum Studies) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become special education teachers. The initial units of this program are offered at Eastern Ranges School.

    Australian Catholic University website

    AUTISM TEACHING INSTITUTE

    • Vocational Graduate Diploma in Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified special education teachers

    Autism Teaching Institute website

    DEAKIN UNIVERSITY

    • Graduate Certificate of Education (TESOL) - a 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified as TESOL teachers
    • Master of Education (TESOL) coursework only - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified as TESOL teachers
    • Master of Education (Special Educational Needs) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become Special Education teachers
    • Graduate Certificate of Education (TLOTE) – a 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified as LOTE teachers
    • Master of Education (TLOTE) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified as LOTE teachers

    Deakin University School of Education website

    Back to top

     

    FEDERATION UNIVERSITY AUSTRALIA (formerly UNIVERSITY OF BALLARAT)

    • Master of Special Education – a two year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified special Education teachers. Four-year qualified teachers with appropriate experience may be eligible for up to one year credit into the program.

    Federation University Australia School of Education and Arts website

    HOME ECONOMICS VICTORIA

    • Vocational Graduate Diploma of Home Economics Education - a two year part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified as Home Economics and Health teachers
    Home Economics Victoria website

     

    LA TROBE UNIVERSITY

    • Graduate Diploma in Special Education and Human Service - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified special education teachers
    • Master of Special Education (by coursework) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified special education teachers

    La Trobe University Faculty of Education website

    Back to top

    MONASH UNIVERSITY

    • Master in Inclusive and Special Education - a two year full time equivalent program for qualified teachers to also become qualified Special Education teachers. This endorsement is conditional on graduates completing all three specialised professional learning units and the two units EDF5692 Professional practice in special and inclusive education and EDF5699 Extended teaching practice.

    Monash University Faculty of Education website

    THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE

    • Master of Learning Intervention - a one year full-time or part-time program endorsed for qualified special education teachers. This program has pathways to enable specialisation in disability, specific learning difficulties and hearing impairment. Endorsement is conditional on graduates completing the two Learning Intervention Internship units (Stream A).
    • Master in Modern Languages Education (Stream A) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified Modern Languages teachers
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Modern Languages Education (Stream A) - a six month full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified Modern Languages teachers
    • Masters in TESOL (Stream A) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified TESOL teachers
    • Postgraduate Certificate in TESOL (Stream A) - a six month full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified TESOL teachers

    The University of Melbourne Graduate School of Education website

    Back to top

    UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE (distance education)

    • Master of Special Education (with specialisation in Hearing Impairment) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program delivered by the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children Renwick Centre, endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified special education teachers. This endorsement is conditional on graduates completing the Professional Experience in Sensory Disability - Extension unit.
    • Master of Special Education (with specialisation in Vision Impairment) - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program delivered by the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children Renwick Centre, endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified special education teachers. This endorsement is conditional on graduates completing the Professional Experience in Sensory Disability - Extension unit.

    The Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children Renwick Centre

    VICTORIA UNIVERSITY

    • Graduate Diploma in TESOL - a one year full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified TESOL teachers
    • Master of TESOL Education (EMTL) – an 18 month full-time or part-time equivalent program endorsed for qualified teachers to also become qualified TESOL teachers

    Victoria University College of Education website

    Back to top

  • Forms & links

    Last updated: 16/06/2014 2:17 AM