Master of Education (Global Education) (E7P)

Overview  2016

ATAR

ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

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Duration

mode.loadCategory not equal to Part Time
Minimum 1.5 Years, up to a maximum of 4 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 Master of Education (Global Education) is a one and a half year course intended to enable educators to gain specialist knowledge and skills, including effective research and evidence-gathering skills, and to extend and update their knowledge and to lay a foundation for further professional development in both theory and practice in Global Education.  The course will be offered full time or part time by distance on-line, Launceston with some units offered face-to-face.

For domestic students, an alternative pathway to a Master of Education (Global Education) is available on a Commonwealth Supported (CSP) basis for the first eight units through the Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Global Education) course.

Students who enrol in and complete four TESOL coursework units in the Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Global Education) will be able to exit with the Graduate Certificate in Education (Global Education).

Upon completion of the Master of Education (Global Education), graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate specialised knowledge and/or professional practice in global education;
  • Critically interpret research and demonstrate effective research skills to analyse and synthesise information about global education and its application in diverse organisational and educational contexts;
  • Analyse, generate, and communicate effective responses to complex problems;
  • Demonstrate autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a leader in the field of global education;
  • Communicate effectively with a range of professional communities, including specialists and non-specialists, across a range of platforms.

Course structure

Core Units

This unit develops an understanding of education in a range of contexts and in a global society. In the unit we will work together to develop a richer understanding of how we know about education as well as how to…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides an introduction to the concepts and practices involved in taking a Global Education perspective to teaching and learning in contemporary curriculum contexts.An overview of Global Education will be presented where participants will have an opportunity to examine…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit focuses on the relationship between global citizenship and education. It is designed to extend general understandings of the global education perspective and to link these to the area of global citizenship. This unit provides an opportunity both for…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In this unit students will focus on education in the Asia-Pacific region through the lens of Global Education. This perspective will include a focus on current issues pertinent to the region, particularly those identified in the UN Millennium Development Goals.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Teachers and students in the twenty-first century are part of a rapidly changing, globalised world where they are linked not only to local communities, but also to the wider global community.In this unit, global education pedagogies that take account of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The focus of the unit is on a detailed examination of key issues in Global Education. These issues will be selected from the five Global Education learning emphases: interdependence and globalisation, identity and cultural diversity, social justice and human rights,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Optional Units

Any two Education postgraduate coursework unit

PLUS Either:

This unit provides an introduction to research approaches and techniques relevant to undertaking research projects in education. The unit is designed to engage students at a sufficient breadth and depth to enable them to (a) identify a researchable issue, topic…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

ESG706 is a major piece of independent research work, suitable for candidates seeking further entry to Higher Degree Research (such as Ed.D. or PhD). Candidates are required to work with a supervisor to plan and implement a research study or…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

Or:

You are required to plan, and reflect on, a project that addresses a specific professional enquiry question. The enquiry will be informed by current literature in the field as well as your own practice context or experience. You will be…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

You are required to implement, reflect on, and evaluate the outcomes of a project that addresses a specific professional enquiry question identified in ESM720. The enquiry will be informed by current literature in the field as well as your own…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

Entry requirements

The University requires applicants for admission to the Master of Education (Global Education) degree to hold a Bachelor of Education or a degree in a related area.

Graduate Certificate in Education (Global Education)

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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.

Annual Tuition Fee is inclusive of the compulsory Student Services and Amenities (SSA) fee. The SSA fee for 2017 is $294 AUD.

International students

2016 Annual Tuition Fee (international students): $24,000 AUD.

Annual Tuition Fee is inclusive of the compulsory Student Services and Amenities (SSA) fee. The SSA for 2016 is $290 AUD.

Scholarships

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

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