Graduate Certificate of Health (Clinical Practice)
Develop specialised skills in community health and chronic illness
USQ's Graduate Certificate of Health (Clinical Practice) is designed to further develop your specialised skills within your clinical practice. With an emphasis on clinical relevance, the electives include a range of courses from community health to chronic illness, which can be tailored to meet your needs. This degree also offers the opportunity to develop expertise to promote resilience related to disaster experiences.
This degree will enhance your career opportunities as a specialist in the clinical practice field.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (4 units) in this program are:
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 10520|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Completed a 3-year bachelor degree in a health-related field from an Australian or internationally recognised university, or equivalent. or
- Completed a minimum of one (1) years' professional work experience equivalent to a qualification at AQF Level 8.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 1, 2018 - applications close Monday 19 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 26 February 2018.
- Semester 2, 2018 - applications close Monday 2 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 16 July 2018.