Master of Educational Leadership (By Thesis and Coursework)

University of Western Australia, The (UWA)

This program is suited to educators (government and non-government schools, universities and TAFE). It exposes students to theory as well as national and international educational practices enabling them to connect their learning with their own experiences, broaden their knowledge and enhance their skills and dispositions. It also provides an opportunity to develop research skills as a basis for further professional enquiry.

Entry Requirements:

UWA Bachelor degree plus 1 year full-time postgraduate course in education and 2 years' full-time relevant experience or adequate research preparation; or UWA Bachelor of Education plus 2 years' full-time relevant experience or adequate research preparation; or minimum 4-year full-time degree plus 2 years' full-time relevant experience and adequate research preparation; or a Graduate Diploma that articulates with the Master of Educational Leadership with an average of at least 65% in a set of approved coursework units or equivalent


The course consists of units to a total value of 72 points.

Subjects you can Study:

Educational leadership

Who for:

Education professionals

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00126G

Related Careers:

School Principal,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Crawley No info Yes Part time 3 years
Crawley No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Established in 1911, UWA is recognised internationally as a top 100 research-intensive university. Its main campus is located next to the beautiful Swan River and just a few kilometres from the Perth CBD in Western Australia.

UWA has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide range of disciplines. Our course structure is based on globally successful models and is designed to ensure students gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an international workplace. We offer a choice of more than 65 majors across five undergraduate degrees in Arts, Commerce, Biomedical Science, Science and Philosophy (Honours), ensuring subjects can be combined in a way to match career goals and personal interests. Students can also pursue a professional qualification at postgraduate level.

Our Perth campus is located on the Swan River, just 10 minutes from the city centre and close to many stunning beaches. The campus offers a range of cafes, bookshops, banks, a vibrant cultural precinct, social clubs and societies, a supportive Student Guild, and on- and off-campus accommodation options.

For international students, Perth's warm, sunny climate and relaxed outdoor lifestyle make it the perfect location to reside while studying. Western Australia is also in the same time zone as many Asian countries, making it easier to keep in touch with family and friends.

We encourage all our domestic students to spend a semester on exchange and broaden their degrees by travelling overseas and studying at one of our 180+ internationally renowned partner institutions.

Whatever your field and degree level, you'll have access to the university's strong industry connections and alumni group. You'll also gain practical first-hand work experience, get invited to a number of networking events, and in many cases receive training to prepare for the world of work.

Provider CRICOS: 00126G

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