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Graduate Diploma of Special Education

  • Graduate Diploma

The aim of the Graduate Diploma of Special Education is to provide a coherent program of study and professional experience to prepare students for the advanced professional duties of a qualified special educator working in either inclusive or specialised settings.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Diploma
Duration
2 years part-time
Intake Months
Feb, Jul

About this course

The aim of the Graduate Diploma of Special Education is to provide a coherent program of study and professional experience to prepare students for the advanced professional duties of a qualified special educator working in either inclusive or specialised settings. The program focuses on evidence-based practice and the practical application of skills and knowledge to teaching practice. The program incorporates flexible modes of delivery and is particularly suited to part-time study for practising professionals. Professional experience is an integral part of the program. A prior teaching qualification is not required unless you want to work as a special education teacher in schools.

Entry requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

External

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Macquarie University.
86.1%
Overall satisfaction
81.2%
Skill scale
67.8%
Teaching scale
88.5%
Employed full-time
$90k
Average salary