Course Description

The Bachelor of Education (Health and Physical Education) is a pre-service teaching degree that will give you the skills and knowledge to teach health and physical education from foundation through to year 12. This course is accredited through the Tasmanian Teachers Registration Board, and is recognised in all states and territories, so once you graduate you’ll be qualified to teach anywhere in Australia.

The course has been designed to develop teachers who can inspire people to be healthy for life, with a primary focus on the dimensions of health and wellbeing: physical, mental, emotional, social, environmental and spiritual.

You will be required to undertake a number of Professional Experience placements totalling 80 days. This will give you the opportunity to apply the theoretical and practical skills that you have learnt in a safe and supportive environment.

The Bachelor of Education (Health and Physical Education) is available on-campus in Launceston.



Tuition Fees

International Students: $28,450 per year full-time

Duration

4 years full time,

Starting dates

February, July

Graduate Rating

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

Teaching quality: 55.6% (national average 59.9%)
Improved skills: 72.8% (national average 77.9%)
Overall satisfaction: 73.1% (national average 77.8%)

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

Employment Outcomes

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

Employed full time: 78.1% (national average 77.5%)
Studying full time: 7.5% (national average 7.4%)
Median full time salary: $61,200 (national average $62,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Tasmania Code: 43J

Entry Requirements



Guaranteed entry ATAR: 65

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