Master of Teaching (Secondary)

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Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Program Overview

The importance of outstanding teacher preparation cannot be understated.
Transformational and meaningful teaching begins at Tabor! If you've read this far we hope it means you want to be that type of teacher – and so we warmly invite you to engage in that type of learning in either of our Masters.

The Master of Teaching (Secondary) is a pre-service teaching qualification designed to prepare professionally competent graduates for the teaching profession in accordance with AQF Level 9 and the National Professional Standards for Teachers. This academically rigorous course:

• Prepares you to teach Middle and Secondary students from Year 7-12, and in your learning area Minors or Majors, including SACE Stage 1 & 2 Methodology studies in your Major area(s)
• Focuses on developing your personal and professional knowledge, skills and understandings in Character qualities, Ethics, Wellbeing, Behaviour Management, ICT, Literacy & Numeracy
• Includes 95 days of Professional Experience – the highest number of days in schools (in SA Tertiary courses)
• Offers varied Professional Experiences in schools –recognised as highly organised and supported
• Is underpinned by a Christian worldview and ethos; which you are not expected to personally hold but are expected to professionally respect

Qualifications for Entry
• Some understanding of teaching, good character qualities and a professional approach to learning. This can all be demonstrated through our Non-Academic Entry Video or Written response. See How Do I Apply section below for more information.
• A successfully completed undergraduate degree, with a GPA of 5.0 (Credit grades average)
• A Bachelor degree Major and a Minor in areas relevant to the Australian Curriculum (Secondary) and to SACE curriculum learning areas.
For more information about relevant Secondary (7-10) and SACE learning areas click HERE

Please NoteWe will organise everything with you but this is to advise that if you are accepted into either Master of Teaching course you will need a successful DCSI Child-Related Employment Screening prior to undertaking any Professional Experience in schools. And mandatory training is required in Responding to Abuse and Neglect, Education and Care.

Useful Information

Course Duration: 2yrs full-time – You can be eligible to teach by term 4 of the 2nd year!
Location: On campus -Adelaide
Intake: February and July

How do I apply?

You may apply directly to Tabor through the links provided below. There are two parts to the application – Non-Academic part and the Academic part
We cannot interview so many applicants but we can get to know you a little through a short video or longer written response to 4 questions about your personal and professional suitability for teaching.
Further details and a link to upload your video HERE or access the written response form HERE.
2. Academic (Please click on the Apply button below)


Chris Partington - School of Education Administrator
Call 08 8373 8777
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