Accredited initial teacher education programs in Western Australia

​​​​​The qualification requirements for Full, Provisional and Non-Practising Registration are that a person either:

a) ​has a teaching qualification from an accredited initial teacher education (ITE) program; or

b) that the Board recognises as equivalent to such a qualification.

​In respect of (a) above, the following is a list of Western Australian accredited ITE programs. 

Accredited and offered

ProviderProgramDurationAccreditation Expiry
Curtin UniversityBachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) 4 yrs12/03/2018
Curtin UniversityBachelor of Education (Primary Education) 4 yrs06/12/2017
Curtin UniversityBachelor of Education (Secondary Education)4 yrs06/12/2017
Curtin UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Secondary Education) 1 yr06/12/2017*
​Curtin University​Master of Teaching - Early Childhood Education, Primary and Secondary streams​2 yrs​06/03/2022
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Early Childhood Studies) 4 yrs

25/10/2021

Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Secondary) 4 yrs25/10/2021
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Primary) 4 yrs25/10/2021
Edith Cowan UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Early Childhood Studies)1 yr06/12/2017*
Edith Cowan UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Primary)1 yr06/12/2017*
Edith Cowan UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)1 yr06/12/2017*
Montessori WorldGraduate Diploma of Education (Montessori)2 yrs25/10/2020
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary Teaching)4 yrs20/10/2020
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Primary Teaching)4 yrs20/10/2020
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Primary, 1-10 Health and Physical Education)4 yrs20/10/2020
​Murdoch University​Bachelor of Education (Secondary Teaching)/Bachelor of Arts ​5 yrs​06/03/2022
​Murdoch University​Bachelor of Education (Secondary Teaching/Bachelor of Science​5 yrs​06/03/2022
Murdoch UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)1 yr06/12/2017*
Murdoch UniversityMaster of Teaching (Primary)2 yrs25/10/2021
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Education (Primary)4 yrs07/10/2019
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Education (Secondary)4 yrs07/10/2019
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education and Care: 0-8)4 yrs01/10/2020
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Health and Physical ​Education (Secondary) [and Honours] 4 yrs06/12/2022
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Health and ​Physical Education (Primary)[and Honours]4 yrs06/12/2022
University of Notre Dame AustraliaGraduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)1 yr06/12/2017*
University of Notre Dame AustraliaMaster of Teaching (Primary)2 yrs06/12/2022
University of Notre Dame AustraliaMaster of Teaching (Secondary)2 yrs06/12/2022
University of Western AustraliaGraduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)1 yr06/12/2017*

University of Western Australia

​Master of Teaching (Coursework) -
Early Childhood and Primary streams

​2 yrs

​10/02/2020

University of Western Australia​Master of Teaching (Secondary)​2 yrs​10/02/2020

​*Although the accreditation of these programs will cease on 6/12/2017, any student who enrols in these programs prior to 6/12/2018 will be taken to meet the qualification requirements for Provisional Registration with the TRBWA.

Accredited and no longer accepting new enrolments

ProviderProgramDurationAccreditation Expiry
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Arts (Education)/ Bachelor of Science4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Arts (Education)/ Bachelor of Arts4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Arts (Education)/ Bachelor of Arts (Creative Arts)4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Arts (Education)/ Bachelor of Creative Arts4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Arts (Education)/ Bachelor of Social Science4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Kindergarten through Primary)4 yrs06/12/2017
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Primary and Middle Years)4 yrs06/12/2017
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Grad) Primary2 yrs06/12/2017
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Grad) Secondary2 yrs06/12/2017
Murdoch UniversityGraduate Diploma of Education (Primary)1 yr06/12/2017
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Secondary Teaching)4 yrs06/12/2017
University of Notre Dame AustraliaMaster of Teaching (Kindergarten to Year 7)2 yrs06/12/2017
University of Notre Dame Australia

Bachelor of Arts/ Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary)

4 yrs06/12/2017
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Science/ Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary)4 yrs06/12/2017
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Education (Kindergarten to Year 7)4 yrs06/12/2017


Programs currently undergoing accreditation for the first time

Provider

Program

Duration

Accreditation Expiry

Edith Cowan University

Master of Teaching (Early Childhood)

2 yrs

N/A

​Edith Cowan University

​Master of Teaching (Primary)

​2 yrs

​N/A

​Edith Cowan University

​Master of Teaching (Secondary)

​2 yrs

​N/A


Previously accredited
The accreditation of this program has expired. However, graduates of this program will meet the qualification requirements for Full, Provisional and Non-Practising Registration.

ProviderProgramDurationAccreditation Expiry
Curtin UniversityBachelor of Education (Regional and Remote)4 yrs01/10/2015


Approved programs in Western Australia

​The following non-accredited programs are also approved by the TRBWA for the purposes of Full, Provisional and Non-Practising Registration.

ProviderProgramDurationExpiry
Curtin UniversityBachelor of Education (Conversion Course)1 yr06/12/2018
Edith Cowan UniversityBachelor of Education (Conversion Course)1 yr06/12/2018
University of Notre Dame AustraliaBachelor of Education (Conversion)1 yr06/12/2018
Murdoch UniversityBachelor of Education (Early Childhood: 0-8)3 yrs06/12/2018​
​Murdoch University ​Graduate Diploma in Education Studies​1 yr​06/12/2018
​Murdoch University​Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care​1 yr​06/12/2018

Murdoch University

​Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education

​1 yr

​06/12/2018


 

ITE programs accredited by other Australian teacher regulatory authorities

A list of accredited ITE programs accredited by other Australian teacher regulatory authorities can be found on the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership​ (AITSL) website​.

A person who completes an accredited ITE program included on this AITSL Accredited Programs List will also meet the qualification requirements for Full, Provisional and Non-Practising Registration.​

 
Last modified: 20/07/2017 10:13 AM