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Graduate Certificate of Science (Mathematics for High School Teaching)

Summary
Graduate Certificate of Science Specialisation Mathematics for High School Teaching (GCSC)
  • CRICOS: 069701A

Study Mode
  • On-campus
  • External

Start
  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)

Number of Units
  • 4 units

Duration
  • 1 year part-time

Campus
  • Toowoomba

This specialisation is only available through part-time study.
View USQ Handbook

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.

Courses to be studied Units
4 x specialisation courses 4
Total 4
Refer to the USQ Handbook for courses to be studied and recommended enrolment patterns.

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (4 units) in this program:

Study Mode Cost
External/Online AUD 14560
On-campus AUD 17920

Scholarships and financial assistance

You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2020 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

  • 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent.
  • or
  • 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.

Admission pathways

Pathway programs are also available if you don't meet the English entry requirements mentioned above.


How to apply

CRICOS: 069701A

Closing dates

USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:

  • Semester 1, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.
  • Semester 2, 2020 - Monday 13 July 2020.

Recognition of prior learning or work experience

If you have previously studied in your home country, you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.