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Catholic Education Specialisation


Prepares students to teach in the religious education learning area in Catholic secondary schools.

This specialisation covers some of the content, teaching and learning and assessment strategies, and the development and evaluation of the Religious Education Curriculum that is used in Catholic schools in Western Australia.

Special entry requirements

All applicants are required to have a Catholic background and an interest in teaching Religious Education in a Catholic School.




Mount Lawley


South West (Bunbury)


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Specialisation details



Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
CED6711Catholic Studies: Religious Education10
CED6712Catholic Studies Creed and Sacraments10

Employment Opportunities

This specialisation is for students wishing to become secondary Catholic Education teachers.

Possible future job titles

Teacher, Catholic Education Teacher

This Specialisation can be studied in the following courses

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