Graduate Certificate in Health

Explore contemporary issues and debates in the field of health through an elective based program, suited to your professional and personal interests.
This course is only offered at one location, see below.
On-line Learning
Location
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
On-line Learning
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
-
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Length
0.5 Year
(60 credit points = 0.5 EFTSL)
Entry requirements

With a strong emphasis on flexibility, this program allows you to package a suite of electives based on your professional and personal interests.

Choose from over 20 electives in a wide range of areas including mental health, public health, work place health and safety as well as health leadership. This program has been designed to suit the needs of individuals as there are no core subjects offered as part of this program - your study journey is completely your choice.

Build on your current knowledge and skills, or pursue an existing interest, and engage with current debates and issues, both locally and internationally.

Following completion, you may pursue further study in one of our Graduate Diploma of Health programs.

Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Health will enhance your professional standing and provide you with an advanced level of skills and knowledge.

Sample structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen course. Please contact Federation University for further information on available options.

Please note this is a sample structure only and is not to be used for enrolment purposes. To enrol, please refer to the information provided to you by Federation University for your individual program structure or view our enrolment information page.

To view current subject information and cost, click on the individual subject name below, or click here to view current subject information and cost for ALL subjects.

Year 1

Semester 1

Electives (30 Credt points)

Semester 2

Electives (30 Credt points)

Entry requirements (year 12)

Extra Requirements

Applicants for this course must hold a Bachelor degree or equivalent professional qualification. Applicants holding other academic qualifications and/or significant managerial work experience may also be granted

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: HS4

CRICOS code:

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

$4,010 estimated certificate tuition fee - commencing 2022

This Certificate is 0.5 EFTSL (equivalent full-time study load) or 60 credit points. 1 EFTSL or 120 credit points is equivalent to a standard year of full-time study.

The estimated certificate fees are indicative only. The tuition fees you pay will vary depending on the subjects you choose to study as each subject has its own credit point value and cost. The total cost will vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load and the time it takes to complete your course.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth Supported Place student, you may be eligible to defer payment of your student contribution through the HECS-HELP loan scheme. Please visit our HECS-HELP webpage for further information.

Other fees

You may need to pay some other fees such as the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

Can your studies count towards a degree with us? Use our online Credit Search to get the details on completing your studies sooner.

To help you get the most from your online learning experience, it's important that you own or have frequent access to a fast and reliable computer that's ideally not more than two years old.

You will also need frequent access to a reliable high-speed internet connection. You should expect to use approximately 5GB of data each month, per course, just for study use.

For further information, visit the Minimum IT requirements for studying online webpage.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

Nursing

Course coordinator

Blake Peck