Postgraduate Diploma in Education

In as little as one year you develop advanced knowledge and critical analysis skills in the broader area of education with the Postgraduate Diploma in Education.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Education is designed for professionals in early childhood education, compulsory education, adult and tertiary education and non-formal education. You choose from a wide range of papers to suit your specific needs and interests. The programme can serve as a pathway to further study in the Master of Education.

Start date: 2018

Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

One of the following, or equivalent:

  • Bachelor of Education [Specialty] Teaching; or
  • Graduate Diploma in [Specialty] Education

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with 7.0 in Writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

You choose  120 points from papers from the Master of Education. You don't need to complete a thesis or dissertation.

This qualification enhances the academic, research and professional expertise of graduates in the educational work sector. This includes:

  • Adult and tertiary education
  • Compulsory education
  • Early childhood education
  • Non-formal education

This qualification does not provide eligibility for provisional teacher registration.

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3743
Level:
8
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
North Campus / South Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.