Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
- humanities (including history and geography)
- science (including physics, chemistry and biology)
- Languages Other Than English (LOTE), English as a Second Language (ESL)
- physical education
- health education
- visual arts
The design of the program reflects the school year, so you have the opportunity to undertake on-going school experience and ensure integration of knowledge of teaching and learning with practice.
You'll complete 80 days of professional experience during the course.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 7.
PrerequisitesVCE English Units 3 and 4 study score of at least 25, or at least 30 in English as an Additional Language (EAL). VCE mathematics Units 1 and 2, not Foundation Mathematics. This course requires a minimum ATAR of 65, including all bonuses, SEAS and other Special Entry Schemes. NB: The scores above are indicative only and may change based on the number of applications received and places available. Achieving the above listed scores does not guarantee an offer of a place.
Advanced standing - credit for prior study
Advanced Standing is the recognition of previous study or learning that can be counted towards a qualification. This can reduce the number of subjects required to complete your course. The amount of credit received depends on the level and relevance of your previous tertiary study and the number of subjects completed.
Visit our Advanced standing information to see if advanced standing is available for this course.
If you wish to delay your studies until a later time, it may be possible for you to defer. Find out if you can defer.
Graduates are prepared for work in government, Catholic and independent schools nationally and overseas (subject to registration). Graduates may also find work in youth services, education leadership-related areas, government, private sector, media and service industries.
Fees and scholarships
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Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.
How to apply
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The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses.