Master of Educational Neuroscience at Central Queensland University, Australia

The Master of Educational Neuroscience program at CQUniversity is the right choice if you're a teacher, trainer, psychologist, or social worker looking to enhance your professional practice by learning more about educational neuroscience. This entirely online and flexible course will give you a current and in-depth understanding of the brain, empowering you to maximize learning and wellbeing in brain-friendly ways.

Description


The Master of Educational Neuroscience program at CQUniversity is the right choice if you're a teacher, trainer, psychologist, or social worker looking to enhance your professional practice by learning more about educational neuroscience. This entirely online and flexible course will give you a current and in-depth understanding of the brain, empowering you to maximize learning and wellbeing in brain-friendly ways.


As you continue your studies, you will discover the importance of neuroscience in the classroom and acquire cutting-edge insights into the human brain. These developments will make it easier for you to improve the educational experiences of your students, enhancing both their success and your own well-being.


You will learn about the brain's neuroplasticity and how to use it by using brain-friendly methods and neuroeducation to improve memory and learning. Your professional practice will be considerably enhanced by what you learn about neuromyths, team-leading neuroleadership strategies, and educational neuroscience research employing a growth mindset. The field of educational neuroscience is crucial in today's rapidly changing educational environment, which calls for brain-based teaching methods that really function.

What you will study

Program Structure

The Master of Educational Neuroscience is a dynamic online course that is broken down into smaller modules that you can finish. It consists of seven components, including:

  • Orientation to Educational Neuroscience

  • Neuroleadership and Conceptual Approaches in Educational Neuroscience

  • Neuroplasticians and Neuromyths

  • Learning and Memory - A Neuroscientific View

  • Remote Learning

  • Applying Educational Neuroscience

  • Capstone Project in Educational Neuroscience

Learning Outcomes

  1. Utilize empirically verified educational neuroscience research to enhance professional practice


  1. Critically assess and communicate educational neuroscience knowledge and skills to both specialized and non-specialized audiences.


  1. Apply specialized skills and knowledge from educational neuroscience in the workplace while displaying autonomy, responsibility, and accountability.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Master of Educational Neuroscience program have highly specialized knowledge and skills in educational neuroscience that they can apply to their professional endeavors. Graduates are knowledgeable about current research and practice, which they may use to their advantage as well as that of their coworkers and the learners they work with to enhance learning and wellbeing. 


Some graduates seek to use their Master of Educational Neuroscience degree as documentation for a raise in their position or to meet requirements for ongoing professional development. Graduating students may also search for work in a field where they may make better use of their degree to develop their careers.

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Applicants must possess one of the following qualifications in order to be admitted to this course:


  • A Bachelor's degree or higher equivalent qualification that meets the requirements of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), along with at least two years of professional experience in the facilitation of others' learning;


  • An Australian State or Territory teacher registration authority's current teacher registration OR a CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Educational Neuroscience (or equivalent).

English Language Requirements

  • A minimum overall band score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic), including 5.5 in speaking, listening, and reading.

  • TOEFL - 75

  • PTE - 54

Tuition Fee and Scholarships

Tuition Fee 

  • Commonwealth Supported Place – Indicative First Year Fee ($15,132)

  • International Indicative First Year Fee - $16,800


Scholarships

CQUniversity believes that everyone should be able to attend college. Because we understand that everyone periodically needs assistance, regardless of circumstance, we are happy to provide a number of scholarships, bursaries, and stipends.


$16,800
  • Level
    Masters Coursework
  • Delivery
    online
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    July
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, CAE
  • Scholarship
    25% tuition fee discount