Education (Higher Education)

A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time | Part-time
Location: On campus


Course name: Graduate Certificate of Education (Higher Education)
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months
SATAC code: 2GC091
CRICOS code: Not available to international students


The Graduate Certificate in Education (Higher Education) is designed specifically for Flinders University teaching staff who have completed the Flinders Foundations of University Teaching (FFOUT) Program or equivalent. Academic staff members and others who are interested, please contact Kerri Powell on (08) 8201 2973 or email for enquiries.

The Graduate Certificate in Education (Higher Education) provides an opportunity for staff teaching in tertiary education to gain a formal qualification related to learning and teaching and scholarship of teaching.

It is designed in response to both national and international priorities that advocate qualifications for teaching staff.

What will I study?

Refer to the course rule Graduate Certificate in Education.

Entry requirements

Applicants must normally hold an approved Bachelor degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution and be employed in a teaching position in a higher education institution.

The Faculty Board may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.

International students: Entry and English language requirements


Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.



International students
Mid year entry: N/A
Applications: N/A
Application closing dates: N/A


Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Graduate Certificate in Education  Place type: Full fee paying

2016: $7,200
Not available to international students

Note: Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?

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