University of the Sunshine Coast

Graduate Certificate in Education Research

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course details

CRICOS course code: 099395B

Level of study: Graduate Certificates & Diploma

Summary

Help design the future of education.

Take your first step into education research with a postgraduate qualification designed to build advanced research skills.

Whether you’re an educator looking to explore an aspect of pedagogy, or are looking for a pathway to a PhD, this program provides the opportunity to deepen your knowledge in a collaborative environment with like minded education researchers.

In this program you will:

  • Work under the supervision of USC’s highly trained staff to develop your idea into a researchable topic.
  • Develop advanced postgraduate skills in research methods, information literacy, proposal writing and research dissemination.
  • Enjoy a flexible learning environment that includes face-to-face components supported by online lectures, tutorials and study notes, and is designed to integrate with your busy lifestyle.

Looking for an advanced qualification? The Graduate Certificate in Education Research provides an excellent pathway to gain entry into USC’s Master of Education by Research or Doctor of Philosophy.

Note: The Graduate Certificate in Education Research is a postgraduate qualification designed for educators currently working in the field. It does not qualify graduates for teacher registration.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 13,900 Per Year Read moreEstimated Total Tuition Fee: 13,900
Start date: 27 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 6 months
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 13,900 Per Year Read moreEstimated Total Tuition Fee: 13,900
Start date: 27 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 6 months
Study mode: Online study
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia

Entry criteria

A student entering the Graduate Certificate in Education Research will normally be required to hold a four year bachelor degree (AQF Level 7) qualification in the education discipline from a recognized institution, or equivalent qualification.

IELTS (Academic): Overall score of 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL (Internet-based): overall score of 85 with minimum score of 21 for writing; TOEFL: Paper-based: Overall score of 575 with minimum essay score of 4; Pearson Test of English: Overall score of 58 with no sub score less than 54; CAE/CPE: Overall score of 177 or above with no less than 169 in each skill; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2: Successful completion.

Address

University of the Sunshine Coast
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia