The educational landscape is rapidly changing. Research is advancing people’s understanding of how and why humans learn, and digitization continues to transform classrooms around the world. With schools and educational organizations facing new challenges, there’s a strong need for educational professionals who can leverage new opportunities and transform the way students learn.
For applicants who are passionate about continual learning and are ready to advance their career, La Trobe University’s Master of Education will provide them with the latest in educational best practice and the professional networks to move into leadership or specialist positions.
Students will explore the big issues in education today. They will learn the latest evidence-based approaches to learning and grow their career as an educator and leader. Students will study core subjects on educational leadership, psychology and digital technologies, then dig deeper through a specialization in inclusion and diversity, leadership and management, or language and literacy. For students who choose a specialization, they will graduate with it on their academic transcript so future employers can recognize their expertise.
La Trobe University encourages educators to experiment, innovate, adapt, and address the important challenges of the sector. Students will learn how to engage with curriculum reforms and design educational programs. The course will examine the science of language and reading, and understand how to use data to inform evidence-based practice.
La Trobe University partners with schools, communities and governments to provide its students with access to the best research, teaching and professional networks. Students will explore diversity in educational contexts, plan for socially just education, and immerse themselves in school, community and cultural learning environments.