Graduate Certificate in Religious Education (WA)
School of Education
Designed to be completed in six months of full-time study, our Graduate Certificate in Religious Education is a special program designed for qualified teachers who wish to upgrade their religious education skills and qualifications so they can teach Religion in the WA school system. You are required to complete two compulsory courses in Theology and Religious Education and two electives from a wide range of courses.
Why study this program?
Are you passionate about educating young minds? Do you love sharing your knowledge and enthusiasm for the Catholic faith? If so, the Graduate Certificate in Religious Education from Notre Dame is the ideal degree for you. Upon the successful completion of this program you can apply for a Master of Education (Religious Education).
- Christology OR Mystery of Christ 4: Church and Sacraments
- Critical Issues in Religious Education 1 OR Critical Issues in Religious Education 2
- Two Religious Education Electives
You may commence your studies during Winter Term (June), in Semester 2 (July) or October Intensive, subject to course availability.*The HE Relief discounted rate excludes the compulsory Theology course, there are three Theology courses options:THEO6350 Foundations of Moral TheologyTHEO6400 ChristologyTHEO6440 Mystery of Christ: Church and Sacrament
Students who wish to maximise the advantage of the HE Relief discounted rate should only choose Education electives as the Theology electives are not part of the HE Relief package.The Theology electives are not part of the HE Relief package:
THEO6010 Scripture and ChurchTHEO6590 Theology of Today for Adults of Tomorrow
Full details of the program requirements are contained in the Program Regulations.
- Hold the equivalent of a four year teaching qualification;
- Have a GPA of at least 2.5 or higher; and
- Have at least three years of professional experience.
For more information and indicative fees please visit the Fees page.
If you have been displaced in the workforce due to COVID-19 and wish to retrain or upskill in identified national priority areas, you may be eligible for discounted student fees under the Government's Higher Education Relief Package. For further information please visit the Course Seeker website.
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