Graduate Diploma in Education Studies (GDipEdSt)

Program Code

GDES

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

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