Graduate Certificate in Education (Science Education) (E5P)

Overview  2019

ATAR

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Duration

Minimum 0.5 Years, up to a maximum of 2 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2, Spring school (extended)

Full Fee Paying places available

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the list of distance courses (i.e. online and taken outside Australia) that are offered to international students

The Graduate Certificate in Education (Science Education) is designed to meet the needs of experience educators seeking professional learning, personal and professional enquiry and intellectual engagement within the specialist area of Science Education.

Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Education (Science Education) AQF8 will be able to:

1. Explain the nature and process of Science and Mathematics.

2. Discuss the breadth of Science and Mathematics.

3. Integrate educational theory with Science and/or Mathematics content and Pedagogical Content Knowledge, and professional standards.

4. Critically reflect on scholarly literature and Science and Mathematics teaching practice.

5. Communicate effectively about Science and Mathematics education.

Course structure

Students in the Chemistry stream must complete all of the following units (50cp):

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Mathematics core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary mathematics content and understanding of the nature of Mathematics for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Chemistry core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary chemistry content and understanding of the nature of Science for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Chemistry core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary chemistry content and understanding of the nature of Science for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Mathematics core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary mathematics content and understanding of the nature of Mathematics for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Students in the Physics stream must complete all of the following units (50cp):

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Mathematics core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary mathematics content and understanding of the nature of Mathematics for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Mathematics core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary mathematics content and understanding of the nature of Mathematics for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Physics core knowledge and skills. Through the development of this knowledge and skills you will have the necessary physics content and understanding of the nature of Science for contributing to your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Successful completion of this unit supports your development of Physics core knowledge and skills. Through the development ofthis knowledge and skills you will have the necessary physics content and understanding of the nature of Science for contributingto your development as…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

Students are required to hold an initial teacher education qualification (e.g. Bachelor of Education; Master of Teaching). In addition, they are required to have successfully completed the following pre-requisite units at TQA level 3 or equivalent:

* Mathematics (MTM415117)

* Chemistry (CHM415115)

* Physics (PHYS415115)

If they have not completed these unit(s), the following foundations units will be required study:

* Mathematics Foundation Unit: KMA003.

* Chemistry Foundation Unit (if undertaking the Chemistry specialisation): KRA001.

* Physics Foundation Unit (if undertaking the Physics specialisation): KYA004.

Foundation units are completed as standalone units - students register to be enrolled in the foundation units via a webpage.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units a student enrols in. In 2019, this fee is $44.70 per unit. In 2019, the maximum charge for full time students is $298.

International students

2019 Total Course Fee (international students): $14,351 AUD*.

Course cost based on a rate of $28,950 AUD per standard, full-time year of study (100 credit points).

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

International students

International students are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the annual rate. International students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

How can we help?

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International
+61 3 6226 6200
Email
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