About JCU's Teaching Degrees Online
You want to make a difference in the lives of the next generation. At James Cook University, we understand that desire, and we want to make study work for you. That's why we offer online education degrees that fit into your schedule, so you can obtain teaching degrees online and start a rewarding career in education.
Prepare for the jobs of the future with flexible, online education degrees from James Cook University. With your Bachelor of Education (Primary) or Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) degree, you can prepare yourself for a meaningful future, making a difference in the lives of your students.
Study on Your Schedule
Make room for your future today with teaching degrees online. Study one subject at a time, and choose up to six subjects in a year. Finish your online degree in just 5.5 years, or take longer, as needed, for your schedule. Access JCU's online platform from any device, at any time, and fit your studies around existing employment or family responsibilities.
Get the Support You Need
Access world-class support and instruction from anywhere through the LearnJCU portal. Get your questions answered by JCU’s Student Support Service; communicate with peers; build professional relationships through collaborative learning opportunities; and study with the support of experienced lecturers committed to your success.
Earn an Accredited Qualification
A degree and a job are important. Prepare for success with teaching degrees online that are fully accredited through the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) in association with the Queensland College of Teachers (QCT). Become eligible for teacher registration in Australia, and gain the qualifications employers are looking for. Explore exciting possibilities for your future as you graduate, ready to work in rural, remote and metropolitan schools, and even overseas.
Develop as a Professional
Your world-class education begins here, at JCU, as you integrate theory and contemporary education practices to become a well-qualified professional. Learn how to critically evaluate data, and then apply your research to improve learning outcomes for your students. Develop habits that will equip you to continue your professional learning throughout your career.
Develop your understanding of inclusive learning environments. Make a difference in the lives of diverse students, no matter their background. Learn how to improve students’ learning outcomes, work effectively with parents and carers, and benefit whole communities.
Put your learning into practice in real-world situations through professional experience placements. Integrate your pedagogical and technical knowledge in practical situations, applying contemporary research as you make data-driven decisions and improve your skills in assessment and feedback.
Improve your communication skills to engage meaningfully and professionally with students, parents, and the broader community. Gain confidence in communicating your ideas in a variety of settings and to facilitate cooperation. Learn how to effectively apply your interpersonal skills through digital, written, and oral communication mediums.
Be Ready for the Jobs of Tomorrow
Master contemporary technologies that are crucial to student success in a digital world. Encourage your students to learn through coding and robotics. Gain the skills you need to create play-based learning that equips your students to solve problems, create solutions, and master the skills they need for their educational futures.
Embrace Justice and Sustainability
Explore your role in the community and become an agent for change as you work to build sustainable futures for Australia's communities. Take part in service-learning projects that promote social and environmental responsibility. Gain knowledge and understanding of the importance of culture to Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, and other Indigenous peoples living in the Tropics. Practice aligning classroom and individual goals with larger goals for the community, and enhance your ability to engage with other professionals to truly make a difference.
Get Started on Your Future Today
Online education degrees give you the flexibility to plan for your future while taking care of today. Contact James Cook University and learn more about teaching degrees online and how you can be ready today for tomorrow.
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