Master of Teaching (Health and Physical Education)

Inherent requirements for programs in secondary education

To assist students to make informed choices about their study, the Sydney School of Education and Social Work has identified inherent requirements for coursework-award courses in Primary and Secondary Education. In order to successfully complete such a course, students must possess the qualities and skills listed in the document below.

Applicants for the graduate-entry degree in teaching health and physical education must have an initial relevant undergraduate qualification. The English-language requirements for the Master of Teaching (Health and Physical Education) are the same as for all other graduate-entry-teaching designations offered by the school.

The closing date for applying to study in 2018 has been extended until Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

The supplementary application forms below must be uploaded with each application.


MTeach (pdf, 365kB) | How to apply (pdf, 233kB)

Course overview

The Master of Teaching (Health and Physical Education) is designed for graduates who have an appropriate undergraduate degree and want to teach Health and Physical Education in secondary schools. The Master of Teaching (Health and Physical Education) requires candidates to specialise in the teaching area of Health and Physical Education. This specialisation is studied as a "double method", which means candidates do not qualify in a second teaching area.