Graduate Certificate in STEAM Education

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





0.5 years full-time
1 year part-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

$9,500.00* per year (more)
* 2018 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree or higher


Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2018 (more)

Applications close

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

The Griffith Academic Calendar is changing in 2017. It is moving from semesters in 2016 to trimesters in 2017. In considering your study options you will need to select semester for 2016 and prior years and trimester for 2017 and onwards. Find out more on the Griffith Academic Calendar.


To be eligible for the award of Graduate Certificate in Professional Learning (GCertSTEAMEd), a student must acquire 40 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 10 credit points for core course
  • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective course
  • gain 20 credit points for listed curriculum and/or content courses

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 8 - Graduate Certificate.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7171EDN Connecting Disciplines for STEAM Education  10
Tri 1,2   Listed Curriculum AND/OR Content courses (see below) 20
Tri 1,2   Listed elective  10
Curriculum courses
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7345EDN Instructional Design Strategies  10
Tri 3 7117EDN Learning and Teaching Arts and Technology Curricula  10
Tri 2 7170EDN Innovations in Technologies for Learning and Practice  10
Tri 1 7001EDN Junior Secondary Computing Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7002EDN Senior Phase Computing Curriculum  10
Tri 1 7605EDN Junior Secondary Drama Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7606EDN Senior Phase Drama Curriculum  10
Tri 1 7103EDN Junior Secondary English Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7104EDN Senior Phase English Curriculum  10
Tri 1 7024EDN Junior Secondary Mathematics Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7025EDN Senior Phase Mathematics Curriculum  10
Tri 1 7032EDN Junior Secondary Science Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7033EDN Senior Phase Science Curriculum 1  10
Tri 2 7035EDN Senior Phase Science Curriculum 2  10
Tri 1 7607EDN Junior Secondary Visual Arts and Media Curriculum  10
Tri 2 7608EDN Senior Phase Visual Art Curriculum  10
Content courses
Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7506QCM Music Engraving and Publishing  10
Tri 1 7514ENG Practical Electronics  10
Tri 1 7522ENG Electronic Instrumentation  10
Tri 1 6603ENG Workshop Technology  10
Tri 1 7001ICT Programming Principles 1  10
Tri 2 7005ICT Programming Principles 2  10
Tri 1 7421ICT Mobile Device Software Development  10
Tri 1 7067ENV Geographic Information Systems  10
Tri 1 7611ICT Computer Systems and Networks  10
Tri 2 7116EDN An Inquiry Approach to Science  10

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 3123GFS CGI: Digital Sculpture  10
Tri 1 3122GFS Animating: Processes and Tools  10
Tri 1 4816EDN Science as Human Endeavour  10