Education

Education

Job titles

  • Child Care Professional
  • Children’s Services Coordinator
  • Family Day Care Coordinator
  • Team Leader or Room Leader
  • Playgroup Coordinator
  • Assistant Director of Early Childhood Services
  • Nanny
  • Primary School Teacher
  • Kindergarten Teacher

Start dates

  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)

English requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 – 7.5
  • TOEFL iBT 105 with Listening and Speaking 28

Academic requirements

  • Bachelor's degree: High school graduate, foundation or diploma
  • Master's degree: Bachelor's degree, IELTS 7.5

Special Requirement

  • Blue Card

Prerequisites

  • Math, English and Chemistry, Physics or Biology

Subjects

  • Early Childhood and Primary Education
  • Education and Society
  • Research in Early Childhood
  • Leadership and Management in Early Childhood
  • Early Childhood Contemporary and Comparative Perspectives
  • Child Health and Safety
  • Well-being and Movement Education
  • Pathway

Pathways

  • Diploma at a private college or TAFE for 1.5 – 2 years and enter the 2nd year of university

Institution list

Bachelor's (Undergraduate)

QLD

Australian Catholic University, CQ University, Griffith University, James Cook University, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Southern Queensland, University of the Sunshine Coast

NSW

Australian Catholic University, Charles Sturt University, Macquarie University, Southern Cross University, University of New England, University of New South Wales, University of Newcastle, University of Sydney, University of Technology Sydney, University of Wollongong

VIC

Australian Catholic University, Deakin University, Federation University Australia, La Trobe University, Monash University

WA

Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, University of Notre Dame

ACT

Australian Catholic University, University of Canberra

NT

Charles Darwin University

SA

Flinders University, University of Adelaide, University of South Australia

Master's (Postgraduate)

QLD

Australian Catholic University, CQUniversity, Griffith University, James Cook University, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Southern Queensland, University of the Sunshine Coast

NSW

Australian Catholic University, University of New England, University of New South Wales, University of Newcastle, University of Sydney, University of Technology Sydney, Western Sydney University

VIC

Australian Catholic University, Deakin University, Federation University Australia, La Trobe University, RMIT, University of Melbourne, Victoria University

WA

Murdoch University, University of Notre Dame, University of Western Australia

ACT

Australian Catholic University, University of Canberra

TAS

University of Tasmania

SA

Flinders University, University of Adelaide, University of South Australia

Recent Job Growth
5.1%
5 year growth
Study Options
Bachelor's: 4 years
Graduate Diploma: 2 years
Master's: 1.5 – 3 years
Work & Migration options
  • Temporary Graduate
    Subclass 485 for 2 years
  • Permanent Residency
    Subclass 189
Average Salary
$60,841
per annum