Australian Catholic University

University Courses

Three of the University's postgraduate options are:

1.  Graduate Certificate - Four Units of Study

2. Graduate Diploma - Eight Units of Study

3. Masters by Coursework - Up to Twelve Units of Study

To qualify for the Masters degree a student must complete 80 credit points (cp) from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

a. 20 cp from core units; EDLE640 completed; EDLE641 completed

b. at least 20 cp from Specialist Units; EDLE605 completed; EDLE636 completed

c. up to 40 cp from Specialist Units or Electives. EDLE633 completed; EDLE632 completed; 2 more units to complete.

Once these two final units are completed, students need to submit the credit form to have the course credited to your degree.

The University's Postgraduate Course Guide for 2016 for the Faculty of Education and Arts can be downloaded here.

Submitting assignments: Assignments are sent to Rhonda Lu, Course Administrator, Postgraduate Studies.

Rhonda's email address is:

Rhonda organises invoices and marking and returns marked assignments to students, once the marking fee has been paid by Br John McMahon.

Marist Programs Accredited with ACU

Masters by Coursework - Students participating in any of the following five programs can earn credit at ACU:

Footsteps 1

Footsteps 2

Marist Pilgrimage and Study Tour

Marist Educational Leadership

Leadership from a Marian Perspective

There are no ACU codes for these Marist units as they count as unspecified elective credits only.

Further information about each of these programs is outlined below.


To register for any of these Marist Courses which are accredited with ACU please click