Higher Education specialisation - Postgraduate Diploma in Education

Are you an experienced higher education teacher? This one-year full-time or two-year part-time coursework programme helps you enhance your professional learning and practice.

This specialisation is aimed at higher education teachers who want to enhance their professional learning and practice. Courses in the Postgraduate Diploma in Education in Higher Education also consider broader topics that impact higher education, including global factors, and leadership and collegial practice.


This is part of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education.

Start date: 2022

Complete the following course

And choose three courses from

1. Relevant professional experience is necessary to take this course. Programme leader approval required.
2. Additional courses from the Master of Education can be substituted with approval from the programme leader.

Other higher education programmes

Other specialisations in the Postgraduate Diploma in Education

Key features
  • Ideal for experienced higher education teachers
  • One-year full-time coursework programme or two years part-time
  • Critique your own professional practice as a higher education teacher
  • Opportunity to apply assessments to own professional practice
  • Can lead to further study in the Master of Education

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

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