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Graduate Diploma of Education (Primary)

A dynamic course, incorporating proven contemporary teaching strategies, use of Information Communication Technologies (ICT) and practical experience.

Through the study of units in education and pedagogy, literacy, numeracy, curriculum, and workplace learning, this course aims to develop essential knowledge about effective teaching, and professional knowledge and dispositions, which enable the development of professional competencies.

Joondalup Campus

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Mount Lawley Campus Semester 1 - full & part-time Semester 2 - part-time
South West (Bunbury) Campus Semester 1 - full & part-time Semester 2 - part-time

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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Course Code S51
Entry requirements Prerequisites

Study in Perth

Study on one of our campuses if you have an international student visa.

Joondalup Campus

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Mount Lawley Campus Semester 1 - full-time
South West (Bunbury) Campus Semester 1 - full-time

Study Online

This course is not available for online study for international students.

More course information

Course code S51
Cricos Code 063340C
Entry requirements Course specific English competency
Duration 1 year full-time
Handbook and timetable

For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

The Best Student Experience

The Best Student Experience

For the 8th year in a row, ECU graduates have given a 5-star rating for teaching quality in the 2017 Good Universities Guide.

This record is unmatched by all but a few universities in Australia.

ECU has also received the highest student satisfaction rating of all public universities in the 2017 Australian Government QILT survey.

More than 86% of our students rated their overall university experience positively.

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