Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology

Graduate Certificate programs

Graduate Certificate of Science Education -Graduate Certificate in Science Education

The Graduate Certificate in Science Education is a program for science education professionals. It aims to update and broaden the knowledge of practising science teachers who work at an upper primary, secondary or senior secondary level. It is also open to others involved in the field of science education. The program addresses professional learning opportunities for science educators in both the life sciences and physical sciences by providing access to current developments in science ("hot topics") as well as examining how new topics can be introduced into the classroom curriculum in line with the requirements of the Australian Curriculum in Science.

For more details, download the Graduate Certificate in Science Education information sheet (PDF 144 KB)  

Graduate Certificate in Science Education University Handbook Entry

Graduate Certificate in Geographical Education

The Graduate Certificate in Geographical Education seeks to provide a unique, timely and flexibly-delivered opportunity, via distance education, for qualified teachers to upgrade their knowledge of geography in order to meet the needs of primary and secondary students required to engage with the Australian Curriculum in Geography.

For more details, see the School of Geography and Environment Studies’ Geographic Education webpage

Graduate Certificate in Geographical Education University Handbook Entry