Graduate Certificate in Primary Health Care in Developing Countries

Flinders University

This graduate certificate aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to incorporate the principles of primary health care in order to reduce inequalities in health care access and health outcomes, with a focus on developing countries.

Course Fee:

Australian: $11,232
International: $15,250

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification.


This is an 18-unit program where students complete three core (compulsory) topics aimed at providing students the knowledge to understand models of primary health care and the skills to analyse theoretical concepts of primary health care to be able to apply these to improve health in developing countries.

Subjects you can Study:

Primary health care

Study Pathways:

This graduate certificate articulates with the Master of Public Health.

Who for:

Graduates with an interest in primary health care

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Related Careers:

Health Promotion Practitioner,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park No info Yes Online
Bedford Park No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Bedford Park No info Yes Part time 1 year
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 24,700 students, with over 4,500 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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