Course Description

This qualification is for teachers and trainers within the vocational education and training sector, in TAFE, Registered Training Organisations, industry or adult education settings, or for people wishing to work in such settings. The qualification equips VET teachers and trainers with high-level skills and knowledge to handle the challenges of industry engagement, new modes of learning and a changing VET environment. You will acquire: an understanding of the principles and practice of competency based education and assessment relevant to a range of settings  insight into the broad social, economic and political context for VET an understanding of learning theories and how to apply them knowledge and techniques to address literacy and numeracy needs of learners an ability to analyse, and think critically and constructively about, issues and developments in the VET sector advanced skills in teaching practice skills and knowledge to liaise with industry at local and national levels skills and knowledge in reflective practice and applied research confidence to pursue higher-level university studies

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 per year full-time, $19,698 total course cost


3 years full time,

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Teacher Education undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 52.8% (national average 59.9%)
Improved skills: 72.2% (national average 77.9%)
Overall satisfaction: 71.5% (national average 77.8%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Federation University Australia. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Teacher Education undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 77.3% (national average 77.5%)
Studying full time: 3.2% (national average 7.4%)
Median full time salary: $61,000 (national average $62,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Entry Requirements