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Overview

We invite you to be part of the next generation of outstanding teachers and make a real difference to young peoples’ lives.

Take the first step and explore our wide selection of up-to-date and progressive courses, including early childhood, primary and secondary teacher education. Our courses are practical, based on cutting edge research and responsive to the learning needs of young people and the community.

Our passionate and experienced team, who strive to always find better ways to educate and train our teachers, will support you through your exciting and challenging journey. So, if you aspire to teach, or are already qualified and want to extend your professional learning, join us to make a difference.

See and hear more from our students on our ECU YouTube channel.

Events

SUN
11
APR

ECU Joondalup Open Day

Education
Courses

Find your future at ECU’s Open Day - being held earlier in the year to give prospective students even more time to explore their options.

SUN
18
APR

ECU Mount Lawley Open Day

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Courses

Find your future at ECU’s Open Day - being held earlier in the year to give prospective students even more time to explore their options.

TUE
20
APR

Connect with the Department of Education - ECU Bunbury campus

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Employment

Come along to one of our drop-ins to get personalised advice, help with your application, or just learn more about a career in public education.

News

Male teachers return to the classroom as better pay, conditions attract surge in enrolments

Find your future at ECU’s Open Day

ECU has shifted its popular Open Day event to earlier in the year to give prospective students even more time to explore their options - being held on 11 April at Joondalup and 18 April at Mount Lawley.

Image from Minecraft computer game

Microsoft 365 Digital Literacy Skills Workshops

With Microsoft 365 available to all WA schools, Pre-Service Teachers and School of Education Academics can learn how to become more innovative with cloud-based tools - including Minecraft - regardless of the device they use.

Read aloud to your children to boost their vocabulary

Worse reading, and less of it, for kids at daycare in poorer areas

Children at daycare centres in more disadvantaged areas of Western Australia receive just half the time reading with educators than their counterparts in richer areas, according to new research from the School of Education.

Photo of L to R: Clinton Glendenning, Cheryl Wellburn, Sheryl Pilkington, Gillian Murcia and Fran Italiano.

Former principals welcomed back to uni to assess next generation of teachers

A group of recently retired principals have headed back to university to help assess the readiness of pre-service teachers for their professional lives in the classroom.

Courses

The school offers a diverse and exciting mix of courses that are developed in consultation with industry groups and combine the latest theory with hands-on, practical experiences.

Research activity

We have four key research programs, with experts from Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary working in partnership with a range of agencies to strengthen and advance knowledge, policies and practices in education.

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