Graduate Certificate of Health (Clinical Practice)
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- 4 units
- 0.5 years or part-time equivalent
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 international students' first year of study (4 units) in this program:
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Pre-requisite: 3-year bachelor degree, or equivalent, from a recognised university
- 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
As this degree is only offered in part-time study, international students wishing to come to Australia will be unable to study on-campus.
USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:
- Semester 1, 2019 - Monday 25 February 2019.
- Semester 2, 2019 - Monday 15 July 2019.