Deakin University

Graduate Certificate of Disability and Inclusion

Deakin University

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

Study four core units, which are consistent with core units from the Master of Disability and Inclusion and feel confident about contributing to more inclusive, accessible communities once you graduate.Our curriculum is responsive to developments in disability, adopting the values and policies of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD), the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Australian context and other national policiesYou will gain an expert understanding of what underpins good, individualised planning – a key feature of the NDIS in Australia and used internationally to uphold the rights of people with disabilities embedded in the UNCRPD.Our partnerships with key organisations such as the NDIS, the Victorian Advocacy League for Individuals with Disability (VALID), Gen U in Geelong, Inclusion Melbourne, and other peak government and non-government disability organisations means the door will be open to professional networks and exciting employment opportunities.


4 credit points. All four 1 credit point units are core units (these are compulsory).


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Standard entry requirements

Entry will be based on performance in Bachelor Degree or higher or two years relevant work experience or evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent or Certificate IV in Disability with at least three years’ work experience in the disability sector. Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement.


not applicable

Study pathways

This course provides a pathway to higher degree by research courses and other postgraduate coursework programs.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Domestic: $12,600
International: $16,100

Further information

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