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Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion

GradCertHlthProm(Curtin) - GC-HLPROM Health Sciences
Location Bentley
Study method Part-time
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Study mode On-campus, online and partially online
Intake February or July

Onshore international students must study this course full-time.

Duration 1 year part-time

This course is designed to enhance your skills in health promotion and can help you to apply your skills in your workplace. It covers current issues in optimising health and prevention of disease, develops your research skills, and allows you to implement and evaluate health promotion programs in different settings. You can choose from a number of optional units including: international health, public health nutrition, injury control, mental health promotion, and physical activity and health. The research component of the course is taken under appropriate academic supervision and tailored to meet your needs.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A bachelor degree from a tertiary institution preferably in health, education, behavioural sciences, social sciences or management. Applicants with other qualifications and expertise are considered for admission, but may be required to complete appropriate bridging units.

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Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2016 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $11,300*

Fees are indicative first year only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 100 credits. 100 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Credit for previous study

Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.

Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

Career opportunities

Employment can be found at local, state, national and international government agencies, and non-government agencies such as the National Heart Foundation, Cancer Council, WA divisions of general practice and the AIDS Council.

How this course will make you industry ready

You will benefit from the excellent teaching staff who have hands-on industry experience and intervention-based research credentials.

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