Bachelor of Education (P-12) Victoria University

3.5 out of 5 from 4 reviews
Ranked #27 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

If you want the option of teaching at primary or secondary level, VU's Bachelor of Education (P-12) gives you the flexibility you need.

We are one of the few universities in Australia to offer a teaching degree that prepares you to work at any school level. If you’re unsure which age group you’ll be suited to teaching, this is an excellent way to keep your options open.

You'll graduate from our education course with a clear understanding of the latest techniques to support students in their learning. You’ll also be work-ready, with 80 days of supervised teaching practice in primary and secondary schools, and an extended placement in your fourth year.


Art, Biology, Digital Media, Disability Studies in Education, English (Literary Studies), Environmental Studies, Food Technology, Health, Humanities, Mathematics,...

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You could be employed in a public or private primary or secondary school. Depending on your specialisation, you could find a role teaching anything from maths,...

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Additional Information

Benefits of studying teaching at VU
Accreditation – Graduates from the Bachelor of Education (P-12) are qualified to be accredited by the Victoria...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Education (P-12) Victoria University based on 4 reviews
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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Some of the positive attributes of my course are: • Obtain loads of placement hours, leading into experience.
• Connections which are formed with peers and educators.
• Supportive and social environment.

Negatives: Some negative attributes consist of:
• High pressure as there aren’t any exams.
• The Litera...

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May 2018
Year completed 2017

excellent placement allocations
Very informative of course structure from the first year

Classes are far apart from placement dates
Location of the classes are geographically far, makes it easier to miss classes

My advice to future students is: Be prepared to stand your own ground and own your respo...

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February 2018
Year completed 2013

Positive - I found the curriculum to be really solid.
The negatives - I found the teachers were poor and could have helped facilitate better understanding of the material for the students.

My advice to future students is: Take the time to look around at what best suits you

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

Lots of placement, it’s prep to 12 which is good and the assessments are pretty good.

The uni are very disorganised, don’t respond to emails or questions

My advice to future students is: Get your subject selections for the 4 years sorted before you start so you don’t have any troubles

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