Monash Education students gain international experience in more countries

3 March 2016

Professional placements are an essential part of the Monash Faculty of Education’s suite of teaching degrees, both at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Monash gives students the chance to gain practical experience during their course by completing professional experience in Australia and overseas.

Sixty days placement is minimum for Master of Teaching and 80 days is the minimum requirement for the Bachelor of Education (Honours) course. Students have the opportunity to gain practical teaching experience within Australia and also internationally.
Students can undertake International Professional Experience as part of their placement program. Monash has added three new countries in 2016—Israel, India and the United Arab Emirates. These are in addition to China, Cook Islands, Hong Kong, Italy, Malaysia and South Africa.

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Students on international professional experience at the Victoria International School of Sharjah (VISS) in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (Photo: Monash University)

Monash University Master of Teaching

Students in the Monash Faculty of Education learn from leading academics and researchers and have access to the latest teaching and learning technology and student support services.
The Master of Teaching (Primary or Secondary) prepares graduates from a range of disciplines for a career as a school teacher. If you want to take on one of society’s most important, rewarding and challenging roles, Monash University‘s master’s program in primary teaching is ideal for you.
Program: Master of Teaching (Primary or Secondary)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intake: March
Duration: 2 years
Application deadline: Although there is no strict application deadline for either of these programs, it is recommended that candidates apply at least three months prior to the program start date.

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Would you like more information about the Master of Teaching at Monash? Contact OzTREKK’s Australian Teachers Colleges Admissions Officer Shannon Tilston at