Monash University

Undergraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2014 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2014 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Education component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Education


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.


The study of adult learning involves:

  • contemporary, cutting-edge approaches to workplace and community education and development
  • examining adult learning theory and methods, workplace learning and development, program design and delivery, flexible learning and multimedia, and innovation and sustainability
  • improving adult learning outcomes and contributing to the development of individuals, organisations, industry, and local and global communities
  • in-depth academic study for those working and leading in the adult education field in areas such as TAFE, private or Adult Community Education (ACE) providers, or industry/corporate sector training and development programs.


For the schedule of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Relevant courses

2296 Bachelor of Adult Learning and Development