You must meet these prerequisites to teach in a secondary school:

1. Hold a completed Bachelor degree
  • From an approved institution in a field other than education with a minimum GPA (Grade Point Average) of 4.5
2. Have studied two teaching areas
  • Minimum of six courses for each teaching area, with at least two being from third year and a maximum of two being from first year
3. Applicants from a non-English speaking background may be required to complete an International English Language Testing System examination*
  • Achieve an overall score of 7.5 with minimums of 8.0 in Speaking and Listening and 7.0 in Reading and Writing

*Students who have studied a 3 year bachelor degree in Australia will be deemed as meeting the higher IELTS requirements as per the UQ’s English Language Proficiency requirements

If you meet these prerequisites, apply via QTAC for entry into the Master of Teaching (Secondary) program.