Course type. Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time). Full-time | Part-time
Location. On campus | External | Online with some on campus intensives
Course name. Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care
Duration (full-time equivalent). 6 months
SATAC code. 2GC099 (Commonwealth supported place) | 2GC599 (Full fee paying place)
CRICOS code. 072249A
Course name. Graduate Diploma in Palliative Care
Duration (full-time equivalent). 1 year
SATAC code. 2GD038 (Commonwealth supported place) | 2GD538 (Full fee paying place)
CRICOS code. 051998D
Course name. Master of Palliative Care
Duration (full-time equivalent). 1.5 years
SATAC code. 2CM050 (Commonwealth supported place) | 2CM550 (Full fee paying place)
CRICOS code. 024776J
Our postgraduate programs in Palliative Care provide professional development for practitioners from any related background who are working in palliative care.
Graduates are suitable for careers in areas ranging from rural and remote acute/community/aged care settings to palliative care units and hospice care.
What will I study?
Refer to the course rule:
Applicants for the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma normally must hold an approved undergraduate degree or equivalent. Applicants seeking entry to the Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care must normally also have at least one year s appropriate professional experience.
Applicants seeking direct entry to the Graduate Diploma and Master of Palliative Care must normally also have at least two years’ appropriate professional experience.
Students who have completed the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma (or other qualifications deemed equivalent) receive credit when progressing to the Graduate Diploma or Masters.