Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Education - Secondary

Christian Heritage College

This course provides initial teacher education for those who wish to work in secondary school classroom settings (Qld Years 7-12), with a humanities focus. It has a distinctive Christian perspective and a strong emphasis on the practical aspects of teaching, combined with extensive study of educational foundations and theory. It seeks to develop reflective professional teachers who possess a well-defined understanding of 'teaching Christianly'.

Course Fee:

International: $80,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Sound Achievement (SA - QCAA) in English; Sound Achievement (SA - QCAA) in Maths A, B, or C; Applicants for whom English is not their first language must also satisfy English language requirements: documentary evidence of satisfactory completion within the past five years of senior secondary schooling or tertiary studies of at least two years (full time equivalent), conducted in the English language in an accepted country, or an overall score of 7.5 with minimum scores of 7.0 in Reading and Writing, and 8.0 for Listening and Speaking, in an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic test which is no more than 2 years old at the time of commencement at CHC; Personal statement; Blue Card.


32 units (320 credit points). Students undertake 80 credit points in a major teaching area, and 40 credit points in a minor teaching area. The final year includes an internship.

Subjects you can Study:

Biblical studies; Drama; English; History. Minor teaching areas available: Accounting; Biblical studies; Business education; Drama; English; Health and physical education; History; Mathematics.


The course is accredited by the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) as meeting the qualification requirement for registration as a teacher in all states and territories of Australia. Completion of the course provides for provisional registration with the QCT (Queensland College of Teachers).

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Carindale No info Yes Full time 4 years
Carindale No info Yes Part time 8 years
Carindale No info Yes Online 4 years
Christian Heritage College is a Christian independent higher education provider offering fully accredited university-level degrees and diplomas at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It offers academic and professional studies taught with a Christian perspective and in a Christian environment. FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are available to students who meet course and personal eligibility criteria.

Provider CRICOS: 01016F

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