Graduate Certificate in Health

University of Southern Queensland USQ

This program is designed for health professionals who wish to undertake specialised postgraduate health education to prepare them for, or extend their practice, in a range of speciality areas. It provides bush health professionals with the opportunity to develop and extend their skills and knowledge within an achievable program. Graduates will be able to extend their education via further study to a graduate diploma or masters level.

Course Fee:

Australian: $10,520
International: $10,880

Entry Requirements:

Completion of an Australian university three year Bachelor degree in a health related field, or equivalent. PLUS English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 3. Rural and Remote: must hold Division 1 Nursing registration with the Australian Health Professional Registration Authority (AHPRA).

Structure:

4 units - 1 core course; 3 courses specific to chosen specialisation

Subjects you can Study:

Community Health; Rural and Remote Health; General

Further information:

The Graduate Certificate of Health (Rural and Remote) specialisation is only available to students who hold current nursing registration with the Australian Health Professional Registration Authority (AHPRA) and are located in Australia.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

Related Careers:

Aged Care Worker, Home Economist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Toowoomba No info Yes Online 1 year

Why study with us

Redefining flexible and online study, we are determined to prepare you for today’s competitive workforce. We make it easier for you to fit study into your life and will support you through the challenges that life and study bring. 

Study options

Studying on-campus at one of our three locations (Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich) is a rewarding way to undertake a university degree in an innovative and friendly environment. Or, you can join more than 70 per cent of our students who choose to study online with us. There is also the option to fast-track most degrees by studying over summer.

We offer degrees in:

  • Business and Commerce
  • Creative Arts and Media
  • Education
  • Engineering and Built Environment
  • Health and Community
  • Humanities and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Law and Justice
  • Sciences. 

If you’re looking to gain the skills and confidence to prepare for university study, look no further than one of our pathway programs.  

Make this year the start of something great with Queensland’s number one university for graduates in full-time employment*. With the option to study online or on campus, full-time or part-time, we’re ready to help you on your path to become more. 

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Research

We develop research solutions that deliver global impact. Our researchers are found in the field, working alongside our partners to develop solutions that can be applied directly to industry and community. Our areas of research focus include:  

  • Agriculture and Agribusiness
  • Astrophysics
  • Cultural Heritage and Archaeology
  • Digital Life 
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Health and Behavioural Sciences
  • Materials Engineering and Engineering Technology
  • Mathematical Sciences and Hypersonics 
  • Regional Community and Economic Development.

Contact

Australian & New Zealand
Phone: +61 7 4631 5315 
Freecall: 1800 269 500 
Email: study@usq.edu.au   
Fax: +61 7 4635 5550 
Opening hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) 
Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

International
Phone: +61 7 4631 5543 
Email: international@usq.edu.au  
Fax: +61 7 4635 9225 
Skype: usq.international 
Opening hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) 
Monday to Friday (except public holidays) 

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