Entry Requirements

  • Click here for undergraduate entry requirements (Bachelor of Education) for domestic and international students.
  • Click here for postgraduate entry requirements (Grad Dip / Grad Cert / Masters / PhD) for domestic and international students.

Special Requirements for accredited teaching courses (B.Ed, M.Teach, Grad.Dip. secondary)

All students must obtain TWO mandatory checks:

  1. Department of Education National Police History Check; and

  2. WA Working with Children Check.

NOTE:  There is strong evidence that a teacher’s academic capability, particularly cognitive ability and verbal reasoning skills, correlates positively with the achievements of their students. Murdoch University’s selection procedures are in place to ensure that entrants’ academic ability is appropriate for the demands of a rigorous course of study, and for the demands of the teaching profession. Click here for more information.

Skilled Occupation List for Migrants

For international students wishing to teach in Australia, the following teaching occupations are listed in the Australian Government Skilled Occupation List (2016):

  • Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teacher
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Special Needs Teacher