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Catholic Studies Specialisation

Code SPAARS

This specialisation satisfies the Study Component of Accreditation to Teach/Teach Religious Education in a Catholic School.

The units cover a range of topics related to Catholic theology, culture of Catholic schools and the teaching of religious education. Please note that only baptised Catholics can teach religious education in Catholic schools.

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Unit set overview

Code

SPAARS

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

Details

Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
CED6710Catholic Education in Western Australia10
CED6711Catholic Studies: Religious Education10
CED6712Catholic Studies Creed and Sacraments10

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Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities

The Master of Teaching (Primary) qualifies graduates to teach junior, middle and upper primary students in government and non-government schools.

Possible future job titles

Teacher, Primary Teacher, Catholic Education Teacher

This Specialisation can be studied in the following courses

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