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As a School of Education student you will be part of an established institution that delivers the best industry connections both locally and nationally. Our mission is to make a significant contribution to the community by providing quality learning and teaching for future generations.

As South Australia’s number one university for graduate employability, our degrees build a strong foundation for an outstanding career in education (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020). The University of Adelaide is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and is South Australia highest ranked university for Arts and Humanities (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019).

We are conveniently located in the Adelaide CBD, providing vibrant surroundings for students and staff within the cultural hub of South Australia.

Master of Education

Become a changemaker in the future of education.

Master of Education

Become a teacher

Our practical pathways to become a teacher will provide you with a teaching qualification tailored to your career pursuits.

Become a teacher

Become a researcher

Discover our key areas of educational research, learn about our exciting projects and research goals, and find out how you can get involved.

Our research

Annual Report 2020

A celebration of innovation, highlights and achievements of 2020.

Annual Report 2020

Engage with us

We foster important relationships with all areas of our community, from local schools to government and teaching associations. Learn how to become part of our community.

Engage with us

Our people

Passionate academic and professional staff working towards a common goal of delivering the best learning experience for students.

Our people

Emily Monaghan

Master of Education student Emily Monaghan explains what she learns at the University of Adelaide during a global pandemic and how it supports her in her education career.

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John Stewart

John Stewart

In the Master's of Educational Leadership I enjoy that I can shape what I am learning to assist in my current roles as a Head of Preparatory School. The two modules I have undertaken have increased my professional knowledge and reignited my desire to learn more and improve how I lead my school.

Lachlan Shields

Master of Teaching graduate Lachlan Shields reflects on his role as a teacher and how the University of Adelaide helped him to get there.

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Kevin Marjoribanks Memorial Lecture

View our webinar presented by Emeritus Laureate Professor John Hattie ONZM, Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne, and Chair of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership. H is lecture is titled: Visible Learning for Parents: A tribute to Kevin Marjoribanks.

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News

06

Sep

Augmented Reality in Edu Competition

Australia’s schools are among the most technologically advanced in the world, such that proficient digital capabilities are considered an essential skill for teachers to be effective.

30

Aug

School of Education’s e-Learning Strategy highlighted at 2022 EduTech Conference

On 10 August 2022, Dr Walter Barbieri presented a keynote speech at the EduTech conference at Melbourne Convention Centre before a live audience of over 2,000.

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Events

12

Oct

Research Seminar: The place of inquiry processes and higher-order thinking skills in history education - A comparison of Singapore and Australia’s curriculum for lower secondary years

Over the last three decades, research has led to the development of more relevant, student-centred approaches to history curricula based on critical thinking and intercultural understanding, which enable students to become active learners of History and better-informed global citizens.

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