Master of Teaching (Secondary) Internship

This course is only open to domestic students. You must be eligible for employment in Australia.

Application dates

There are three application rounds for the Master of Teaching (Secondary) Internship. Prospective students are encouraged to apply in the earliest possible round in order to have the best opportunity of finding the right placement.

Round 1: closes 1 June 2018

Round 2: closes 22 August 2018

Application process

  1. Complete the Teacher Capability Assessment Tool (TCAT) prior to applying.
  2. Submit an online course application directly to the University of Melbourne.

You may be required to provide the following supporting documentation with your application:

Selection process

Applicants are initially assessed on meeting the minimum course entry requirements, including the requirements for two learning areas and meeting the TCAT standards. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview with the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) Selection Committee.

Depending on the interview outcome, selected applicants with learning areas that match current teaching vacancies in participating schools will be invited to attend a school-based interview for employment.

Only applicants who are appointed by a participating school to a teaching vacancy will be made an offer of admission into the Master of Teaching (Secondary) Internship.

Application outcome

Applicants will be notified of their application outcome by email.

Final admission into the course will be dependent on the Victorian Institute of Teaching granting the applicant Permission to Teach status.