Master of Training and Development

Program code

5652

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 to 2 years full-time
4 years part-time

Credit points

160

Indicative fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree or higher

    (more)

Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2019 (more)

Applications close

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Why choose this program?

This Masters degree will prepare you for professional roles in adult, vocational and community education, training and professional development. It will allow you to develop your existing vocational knowledge and build your capacity for professional work in training, teaching, development and research-related roles.

Duration

The Master of Training and Development offers a range of different durations depending on your previous studies:

If you have: You may be eligible to complete this program in:
Bachelor, any discipline 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Bachelor, related discipline
OR
Graduate Certificate, related discipline
1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent (with 40 credit points of advanced standing)
Bachelor Honours, related discipline
OR
Graduate Diploma, related discipline
1 year full-time or part-time equivalent (with 80 credit points of advanced standing)

Related programs

Code Program title Campus Intake
3034 Graduate Certificate in Training and Development Online Trimester 1 and Trimester 2
5652 Master of Training and Development (this program) Online Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.

Attendance information

The Master of Training and Development is offered full-time and part-time in online mode.

Work-integrated learning

Students will complete work-integrated learning by undertaking 7233EDN Core Vocational Teaching Strategies.

My career opportunities

You will be prepared for a career in training and development, including professional education or training and development roles in private and public sector organisations. This may include in your current professional field. The teaching specialisation of this degree will equip you to pursue careers in mainstream adult and vocational education fields, such as the vocational education and training (VET) sector.

Please note that this degree does not lead to teacher registration.

Before I enrol

Working with Children Check (Blue Card)

Information for placements within Queensland

Before undertaking professional experience placements, all students in this program are required to:

  • undergo the Working with Children Check and
  • be issued with a Blue Card.

Students must hold a current valid Blue Card throughout the duration of each professional experience. Students may be asked to present their Blue Card to facility staff on the first day of each placement and should keep their Blue Card on them at all times while attending a professional experience placement.

The University is legally obliged to warn students that it is an offence for a disqualified person to submit a Blue Card application. Further information may be obtained from Queensland Government Blue Card Services, the Education Professional Experience Office or from any Griffith Student Centre.

Blue Card applications must be submitted online by the student via the Queensland Government Blue Card Services website. There is no fee for a student Blue Card.

Pathways to further study

Students interested in research in the training and development discipline are directed to the Master of Education and Professional Studies Research (5608) or Doctor of Education (6022).

Fee-paying postgraduate (domestic) students

Indicative annual tuition fee

The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points (two full-time trimesters).

The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.

Tuition fees
  • A fee-paying postgraduate student pays tuition fees.
  • Students are liable for tuition fees for the courses they are enrolled in as at the census date.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program prior to 2014 is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student commenced the program.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program from 2014 onwards is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student is enrolled.

Program fees for the Master of Training and Development (5652)

Year of study Fee category/Band Fee per CP Tuition fee 80cp
2019 Fee Band 20.0 $250.00 $20,000.00
Tuition fees for your degree program
Changing programs

If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.

Further information