Graduate Diploma in Education Studies (GDipEdSt)

Program Code

GDES

Program Minimum Units

24

Standard Duration

1 Year

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Education Studies is designed for trainers, educational consultants or any domestic or international student wishing to study Education at a postgraduate level, who does not already hold a qualification in teaching. Graduates of this program will NOT be eligible for teacher registration.
The Graduate Diploma in Education Studies is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Education Studies

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Education Studies.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Education Studies, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 12 units
Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
EDUC 6550 Educational Policy Studies 3
EDUC 6551 Curriculum Development and Innovation 3
EDUC 6552 Pedagogical Engagement & Learning 3
EDUC 6553 Assessment and Evaluation 3