Explore your options

Professional development for teachers, trainers and educators is crucial to ensure your skills stay current and relevant.

Our postgraduate education programmes range from diploma to doctoral level and cover a range of topics in educational theory, policy, practice and digital technologies. It’s an opportunity to conduct original research in your area of interest.

If you’re teaching or working in an adult education environment, the Graduate Diploma in Higher Education will build your skills and knowledge in training techniques and learning technologies. Or if you're looking for different ways to engage your students, try our new applied postgraduate qualification in digital and collaborative learning.

All our education studies programmes tackle current issues in education and you’ll soon find that what you learn in the classroom is relevant and applicable to your place of work.

Programmes and study path

Start with a programme that suits your qualifications and/or experience, then progress to a level that achieves your goals.
PROGRAMMELEVELDURATIONCAREER OPTIONSSTART DATES
Graduate Diploma in Higher Education7Full-time for one year or part-time for two yearsThis programme provides an ongoing qualification for teachers or trainers of adults, who are already working in this field.February or July
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning)832 weeks part-timeIncrease your teaching expertise in digital technology.March, July, or November
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice8Full-time for six months or part-time for one to four yearsCommunity development worker, Healthcare professional, Not-for-profit manager or community leader, Social practitioner working for a governmental or non-governmental organisation (NGO), Teacher or educational leaderStarts March or July
Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Practice8Six months full-time or one year part-timeDirector, Experience designer, Graphic designer, Photographer, Producer, Product designer, Production designer, Performance designer, Sculptor, Service designer, Visual communicator, Visual artist, This programme provides an ongoing qualification for teachers or trainers of adults, who are already working in this field.February or July
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Practice8Full-time for six months plus half-time for six months or part-time for one to four yearsCommunity development worker, Healthcare professional, Not-for-profit manager or community leader, Social practitioner working for a governmental or non-governmental organisation (NGO), Teacher or educational leaderMarch or July
Master of Applied Practice (Technological Futures)91 year (50 weeks)Innovator, Entrepreneur7 November 2017, 6 March 2018, 3 July 2018, 6 November 2018
Master of Applied Practice9Full-time for 18 months or part-time for two to six yearsAdvance your practice and contribute to your profession by completing work-relevant research and projectsMarch or July
Master of Design9Full-time for two years or four years part-timeArtist, Art director, Art/design educator, Art/photography educator, Curator, Graphic designer, Photographer, Product designer, Production designer, Performance designer, Service designer, Visual artist, Visual communicatorThroughout the year