Bachelor of Education

Program code

1567

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

4 years full-time
8 years part-time
FT equivalent offered over 3.5 years

Credit points

320

Indicative fee

$6,684.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual CSP fee

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Entry requirements

13

OP 2019

71

Rank 2019 (more)

OR VET qualification

Certificate IV

Commencing in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Prerequisites

  • English (4SA)
  • Maths A, B or C (4SA)
  • Non-academic entry requirements
  • Primary Ed students from second year will need an Authority Science subject (4SA) or equivalent

Assumed knowledge

Nil

How to apply

Admission requirements

The University's Undergraduate Programs Admission Policy will apply.

Applicants must also complete non-academic entry requirements to be eligible for this program.

QTAC application information from 2021
Prerequisites: English, English as an Additional Language, Literature or English & Literature Extension (Units 3&4, C); General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C); for primary education: students wanting to select primary education from year 2 must also have completed a General science subject (Units 3 & 4, C); non-academic entry requirements.
Recommended: Secondary Education: Senior studies in chosen teaching areas. MATHS requires Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics successfully completed at senior level. CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS OR BIOLOGY require the chosen area successfully completed at senior level.

Science prerequisites for Primary Education

Please refer to the Bachelor of Education Primary Prerequisites Guide for more information.

Note: You are not eligible to apply for a place in the program if you have failed two test attempts for one or more components of the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education (LANTITE) at another institution.

Language requirements

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to these programs are described below.

Credit and recognition of prior learning

Griffith University awards credit for prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information see below.

How to apply

Trimester 1-2020 applications close on 31 January 2020.

A summary of the student profile for this program can be found on the QTAC website for Gold Coast | Logan | Mt Gravatt. The OP/Rank profile is located on the Admissions criteria tab.

Selection for admission to this program is made on the basis of academic merit and non-academic entry requirements. Selection for admission is competitive as the number of applicants generally exceeds the places available.

The minimum requirement for eligibility for admission is completion of Year 12 of secondary school or equivalent academic achievement. Prerequisites for admission may be specified in terms of levels of achievement in particular Year 12 subjects. Prerequisite conditions may be satisfied by other study or experience which is considered to be equivalent to the Year 12 prerequisites. More information is available on the Prerequisites and Assumed Knowledge website.

Domestic applicants should apply for admission through the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre (QTAC).

Domestic applicants from NSW and ACT should apply for admission through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Note: As part of the Australian Institute for Teaching and Leadership (AITSL) revised Standards and Procedures (2015), applicants to initial teacher education programs (pre-service teachers) must satisfy both academic and non-academic entry criteria for selection to this program. For further information, please visit the QTAC Teacher entry website.

OP 1 to 6 Guarantee

This program is excluded from the OP 1 to 6 Guarantee.


Language requirements

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous secondary studies were completed in a country other than Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom or the United States of America or undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:

  • A minimum overall band score of 7.5 in IELTS (Academic) with a score of at least 8.0 for Listening and Speaking and a score of at least 7.0 for Reading and Writing.
  • OR a score of at least 4 in each of the areas of Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing in the ISLPR.
  • OR successful completion of at least one year full-time Bachelor-level study (within the last five years) where the language of instruction is English in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom or the United States of America.

The ISLPR test will only be accepted if it has been administered by ISLPR Language Services, Mt Gravatt, Queensland.

English test results must be no more than two years old.

The Direct Entry Program (DEP) pathway is not accepted for this program.

This program is accredited and language requirements have been set to ensure applicants meet both Griffith University language requirement and requirements for registration within Queensland. Applicants are advised that the Queensland College of Teachers requires graduating teachers to have evidence of English language requirements as stated above to demonstrate their English language proficiency prior to registration. Further information is available on the Queensland College of Teachers website.

Applicants should refer to the following University policy for further information:

QTAC application information

Bachelor of Education - Logan (Trimester 1-2020 applications close on 31 January 2020)
OP *
13
Rank *
71
VET Qualification
Certificate IV
QTAC code

261422

Duration

3.5 years full-time

Prerequisites

English (4SA); Maths A, B or C (4SA); Non-academic entry requirements. Primary Ed students from second year will need an Authority Science subject (4SA) or equivalent.

Recommended

Secondary Education: Senior studies in chosen teaching areas. MATHS requires Maths B or C successfully completed at senior level. CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS OR BIOLOGY require the chosen area successfully completed at senior level.

* The above score and ranks are from the 2019 admissions round and represent the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made. Selection ranks can change from year to year and should be used as a guide only. Applicants with VET qualifications may not be offered a place if the lowest selection rank is higher than the equivalent rank for the VET qualification. Quotas may apply to this program.

Bachelor of Education - Gold Coast (Trimester 1-2020 applications close on 31 January 2020)
OP *
13
Rank *
71
VET Qualification
Certificate IV
QTAC code

232272

Duration

3.5 years full-time

Prerequisites

English (4SA); Maths A, B or C (4SA); Non-academic entry requirements. Primary Ed students from second year will need an Authority Science subject (4SA) or equivalent.

Recommended

Secondary Education: Senior studies in chosen teaching areas. MATHS requires Maths B or C successfully completed at senior level. CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS OR BIOLOGY require the chosen area successfully completed at senior level.

* The above score and ranks are from the 2019 admissions round and represent the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made. Selection ranks can change from year to year and should be used as a guide only. Applicants with VET qualifications may not be offered a place if the lowest selection rank is higher than the equivalent rank for the VET qualification. Quotas may apply to this program.

Bachelor of Education - Mt Gravatt (Trimester 1-2020 applications close on 31 January 2020)
OP *
13
Rank *
71
VET Qualification
Certificate IV
QTAC code

223342

Duration

3.5 years full-time

Prerequisites

English (4SA); Maths A, B or C (4SA); Non-academic entry requirements. Primary Ed students from second year will need an Authority Science subject (4SA) or equivalent.

Recommended

Secondary Education: Senior studies in chosen teaching areas. MATHS requires Maths B or C successfully completed at senior level. CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS OR BIOLOGY require the chosen area successfully completed at senior level.

* The above score and ranks are from the 2019 admissions round and represent the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made. Selection ranks can change from year to year and should be used as a guide only. Applicants with VET qualifications may not be offered a place if the lowest selection rank is higher than the equivalent rank for the VET qualification. Quotas may apply to this program.

UAC application information (for NSW and ACT applicants)

Bachelor of Education - Gold Coast (Trimester 1-2020 applications close on 31 January 2020)
ATAR *
69.00
UAC code

283226

Duration

3.5 years full-time

Prerequisites

Any two units of English (Band 2); Mathematics Standard 2 or Mathematics or HSC Mathematics Extension 1 or 2 (Band 2 or higher) plus Non-academic entry requirements. Primary Education: also any two units of Science (Band 2 or higher).

Recommended

Secondary Education: Senior studies in chosen teaching areas. MATHS requires Mathematics or HSC Mathematics Extension 1 or 2 completed at senior level. CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS OR BIOLOGY require the chosen area completed at senior level.

* The above score and ranks are from the 2019 admissions round and represent the lowest selection rank to which an offer was made. Selection ranks can change from year to year and should be used as a guide only.

Credit and recognition of prior learning

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website:

Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect.