Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Encourage people to take control of their health and improve their wellbeing. More and more workplaces are incorporating health promotion activities into their cultures. With our Graduate Certificate of Health Promotion, you will learn about current and emerging health issues in local and global contexts. Armed with health education knowledge and principles, you will inspire others to adopt healthier lifestyles. You will also study the practical skills required in health promotion practice, such as undertaking needs assessments, program planning and evaluation. The Graduate Certificate of Health Promotion is incredibly useful for those looking to enter the health sector, as well as those already working in the sector who would like to pursue management roles.

Designed for

Professionals needing to incorporate health promotion activities in their work, practitioners wanting to upgrade knowledge and qualifications, and students wanting to gain employment in health-related areas


To complete the Graduate Certificate of Health Promotion students must attain 4 credit points. All four 1 credit point units are core units (these are compulsory).


  • For information on major subjects please contact Health enquiries at

Standard entry requirements

A Bachelor degree in any discipline or at least two years of relevant work experience.


Graduates in this course should be eligible to apply for membership of the Australian Health Promotion Association and the International Union of Health Promotion and Education.

Study pathways

Students who successfully complete the Graduate Certificate of Health Promotion may be eligible for advanced standing towards the Graduate Diploma or Master of Health Promotion.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Burwood Domestic: $12,800
International: $18,700
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  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

Further information

For other information please contact Health enquiries at

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