Primary and secondary teacher education courses FAQ
Check the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards website for details of requirements for teachers in NSW. There are different options for study depending on whether or not you already have a degree.
You should research the requirements for the courses you wish to apply for. Use the course search to find teaching courses available through UAC.
Yes, you'll need to undergo a Working with Children Check.
If you're applying for a secondary teaching course you'll be asked an additional question about the areas you want to teach. Different institutions offer different teaching areas. Some offer the teaching areas as both first area and second area, while others may only offer it as one area or the other. Refer to the Teaching areas offered by institution table for details.