Graduate Certificate of Science (Mathematics for High School Teaching)
Mathematics for High School Teaching
Are you a teacher wanting to improve your knowledge and skills in mathematics? USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Science (Mathematics for High School Teaching) is a stepping stone for those interested in learning more advanced mathematics to apply to a classroom setting or those looking to change careers, providing students with an opportunity to move into further study.
By studying the Graduate Certificate of Science (Mathematics for High School Teaching) you can gain further knowledge in the field of mathematics and enhance your career in the teaching discipline. This qualification is an ideal choice for teachers and other professionals wishing to enhance their skills or move into the Graduate Diploma of Science.
Other specialisations in the Graduate Certificate of Science include: Agricultural, Applied Climate Science, Applied Data Science, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Environment and Sustainability, General, Mathematics for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, Psychology in Schools, Science for Primary/Middle School Teaching, Wine Science.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (4 units) in this program are:
|Commonwealth supported||AUD 4760|
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 13440|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent.
- equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption procedure.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
To apply for this degree:
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 1, 2020 - applications close Friday 6 March, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 24 February 2020.
- Semester 2, 2020 - applications close Friday 24 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 13 July 2020.