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Education Studies

Are you working in education and ready to take you career to the next level? Perhaps you want to use digital technology to get more out of your learners? Or maybe you’re keen to move into a leadership postion.

Unitec’s range of education studies courses will build your knowledge of educational techniques, learning resources and research.

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.
PROGRAMME LEVEL DURATION CAREER OPTIONS START DATES
Graduate Diploma in Higher Education 7 Full-time for one year or part-time for two years This programme provides an ongoing qualification for teachers or trainers of adults, who are already working in this field. February or July 2019
Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Practice 8 Six months full-time or one year part-time Director, 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