Graduate Certificate of Education
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- Semester 3 (November)
- 4 units
- 0.5 year/s or part-time equivalent
Expertise. Choice. Flexibility
The Graduate Certificate of Education provides flexibility for students to select courses that best advance their applied knowledge and skills in relation to advancing their careers. The Graduate Certificate of Education also provides a pathway into the USQ Education Master’s portfolio.
Enhance your qualifications
Depending on their specialisation, graduates will have career opportunities to work as professionals in education; training and development; career development; educational leadership; digital learning; adult, professional and workplace learning; and tertiary education.
Many of the courses offered provide you with opportunities to address real issues through independent work in an approved workplace professional development activity. You can see the results of your studies in your workplace immediately.
Pathway to further study
The postgraduate certificate is a great place to start and you can continue on to obtain your Masters degree with either the Master of Education (Commonwealth Supported Place) or the Master of Education (Full-fee paying) depending on which courses you studied.
Your study options
- Career Development
- Counselling in Educational Contexts
- Educational Leadership
- Special Education
- STEM Education
- Tertiary Teaching
Students also have the to option to enrol in any 4 courses, regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.