Start a career without borders
Shape the lives of young people and impact future generations in Australia and around the world.
Why study teaching at RMIT?
RMIT is ranked among the top universities in the world for education studies, supporting students with a host of opportunities to forge ahead in their future teaching careers.
RMIT is proud to be connected to a strong community of educational partners established over more than 50 years. You’ll become part of an extensive and supportive network of teacher mentors, experienced staff and peers in your degree.
Extensive practical placements
RMIT provides you with 60-day practical placements to prepare you for a career in the classroom. Placements will help you to apply your learning in a real classroom setting as you build your confidence as a teacher.
Graduate with highly developed skills and a globally recognised qualification that is always in demand. RMIT education students have the opportunity to undertake practical placements overseas to gain a global understanding of education.
Develop the skills to be a leader in education
Learn through interactive lectures, group work, seminars, online learning and practical placements.
What you will study
Gain a deep theoretical understanding of how students learn and strategies to create an inclusive classroom.
Beginning with an introduction to contemporary learning approaches within primary education settings, the program will then provide you with core knowledge in the subjects you'll be teaching in the workplace.
You'll have opportunities to put your learning into practice in extended practical placements.
Learn core teaching skills
- Teach core subjects across the primary curriculum in Australia
- Understand learning literacies to encourage diverse styles of learning
- Use new educational technologies
- Develop engaging lesson plans
- Manage behaviour in the classroom