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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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Undergraduate Certificate in Educational Studies

  • Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in Educational Studies is designed for those whose employment prospects may have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and who are interested in upskilling or retraining.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
6 months full-time

About this course

The Undergraduate Certificate in Educational Studies is designed for those whose employment prospects may have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and who are interested in upskilling or retraining.

This certificate is your steppingstone to a career that can make a significant difference in the lives of young people. It will allow you to discover the foundations of learning for a future career in education. Over four units you will explore the fundamentals of how we learn; how physical, psychological and social factors may impact learning; the nature and development of language; and the concepts of mathematics and problem solving. Gain an insight into teaching and learning in the modern classroom.

If you're interested in becoming a qualified educator, this course will help you gain entry into a range of ACU education degrees. Other career options include administration, teachers aid or support staff in an educational setting.

Entry requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must:

  • be 18 years or older
  • have completed Year 11 or equivalent
  • be a domestic student
  • not be a current ACU student

Career pathways

Career opportunities for graduates from this course may include administration, teaching aid or support worker within an educational context. Further study is required to qualify and gain registration as a teacher.