Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education

Victoria's Faculty of Education is uniquely placed in the capital city to offer high-quality research-led teaching and learning.

The Faculty of Education aims to engage students as active members of a community of learning, offering challenging, high-quality academic programmes of study, and opportunities for an excellent student experience on campus and further afield. About us.


May10Institute for Early Childhood Studies Autumn Research Seminar
Date: 10 May 2014
Time: 8.30 am
Venue: Victoria University Karori Campus, Donald Street, Karori
The Institute for Early Childhood Studies Autumn Research Seminar is being held on Saturday 10th… Read more


10 March 2014 Learning through science investigation
Dr Azra Moeed, Senior Lecturer in the School of Education Policy and Implementation, will receive $200,000 of funding from the Teaching and Learning Research Initiative, which aims to improve educational outcomes by linking educational research to practice. Read more
28 February 2014 GDipTchg graduate wins teaching resource prize
A recent graduate of our Graduate Diploma of Teaching, Dr Sarah Howell, has won a prestigious prize for creating an excellent teaching resource Read more
7 February 2014 Artful tactics lead to success in classroom
Some young children adopt different tactics to get their teacher’s attention and give themselves a better experience in the classroom Read more

Lana Moriarity

MEd student

Lana Moriarity completed a Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Adult Literacy and Numeracy) and she is about to submit her Master's thesis on literacy learning in prison. Read more about Lana

Ben Laksana

Ben Laksana
MEd student

"Wellington provides the perfect environment for students to engage in their studies and various extra-curricular activities." Read more about Ben

Enrol now for Postgraduate Study

Enrolments are now open for postgraduate study in Trimester 2. Online and block courses are available to make it easier to fit study around other commitments. Read more about Faculty of Education postgraduate programmes and check our schedule of courses to see what is available in trimester 2.

Graduate Diploma of Teaching next intake

There will be no mid-year intake into the Graduate Diploma of Teaching programmes.

The Faculty of Education offers one year graduate level campus and online teacher education in Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary education. Enrolments to start the programme in January 2015 will open in October. Read more about these qualifications