About the Department
We teach, learn and lead in ways that celebrate difference. We are proud of our diverse staff and campus locations.
The Department of Education offers:
- teacher education courses across five locations: Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne, Mildura and Shepparton;
- postgraduate programs in Melbourne and Bendigo, and research training on all our campuses; and
- wide ranging research programs both locally and internationally.
La Trobe ranks in the top 200 universities internationally and the top 20 in Australia for Education subjects. We also rank as ‘at world standard’ for our research in Education and Special Studies in Education.
Head of Department: Associate Professor Joanna Barbousas.