Master of Education (Language and literacy)

Transform young lives through the power of language with our Master of Education (Language and literacy)

Become a leader in literacy education when you study La Trobe's language and literacy specialisation. Expand on your existing professional insight to build skills in literacy policy, curriculum planning and educational leadership.

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Career opportunities include:

  • specialist literacy teacher
  • education consultant
  • educational director

When you study language and literacy, you will be awarded a Master of Education (Language and literacy), reflecting your specialised skills.

Nurture tomorrow's leaders in a rewarding career with our Master of Education

With our Master of Education, you'll gain the confidence and practical skills to shape the future of learning.

You'll be able to:

  • choose from one of three specialisations, including inclusion and diversity, leadership and management, and language and literacy
  • learn from the industry's best in real-world environments
  • connect with like-minded educators and expand your professional network
  • Why study education at La Trobe?

    Top-rated globally

    La Trobe is in the top 1% of universities worldwide.*

    Times Higher Education (THE), 2022, World University Rankings 2022; Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2023, Ranking Web of Universities

    Career ready

    We offer a leading career-ready program that develops the professional skills that employers want.

    La Trobe’s Career Ready Advantage means you develop the skills employers want.

    Top 250 globally

    We’re ranked in the world’s top 250 for education.

    Times Higher Education (THE), 2022, World University Rankings 2023 by subject: education

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