The University of Newcastle’s Master of Education prepares you with the skills and knowledge to build on your current teaching experience and pursue a career in educational leadership. You will graduate with an advanced understanding of the values and ethical principles that underlie the broad field of education and the conduct of various research traditions in complex settings in an ethical, collaborative, professional and accountable manner.
You will enter the professional workforce with the ability to articulate an educational perspective in regards to the broader community issues of ethical conduct, equity and social justice. Graduates can embark on some of the following career pathways:
- Higher Education Teacher within TAFEs and university sectors
- Education Consultant or Advisor within TAFEs, universities or schools
- Specialist Teacher in areas such as language, geography, computing and history, secondary maths, physics and chemistry
- Leadership, Coordination, Specialist or Professional Development positions in school systems
The course is available in the following countries: