Faculty of Education and Arts

Primary teaching

Training to become a primary teacher requires the skills and passion to inspire young people to become their best.

It is about stimulating learning and preparing students as life-long learners.

Our graduates become well-equipped because of our curriculum, which seeks to develop a depth of knowledge. With highly skilled and dedicated teaching staff, along with a learning environment, which fosters strong collegial relationships we focus upon building moral, professional and ethical educators.

Students are challenged to apply critical and reflective thinking through the classroom and professional experience placements. Our reputation for training teachers is reflected through our graduates who go onto become confident, passionate and dedicated teachers, committed to supporting future generations.

Career outcomes

Our graduates have gone on to secure employment in primary school settings both here and internationally. They have also moved into broader education settings, such as:

Discipline associations – (ie Mathematical Association Victoria, Australian Literacy Educators Association)

  • Zoo Museum
  • Curriculum consultants
  • Curriculum writers
  • Trainers
  • Project management
  • HR