Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research

What will I study?


You will learn practical skills for research in the clinical setting. Gain a broad understanding of clinical research practice. Understand the ethical principles behind clinical research and learn to construct a well-designed research question.

Good Clinical Practice accreditation

On completion of the Graduate Certificate you will be accredited with a Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certification. The GCP is an internationally accepted standard for the designing, conducting, recording and reporting of clinical trials and mandated within many health organisations for principal investigators on clinical trials.

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Train to any level

Advance your career with a nested pathway through to our Graduate Diploma and Masters level programs.

Intensive teaching delivery

The Graduate Certificate is a part-time award, or can be undertaken as part of a full-time study option within the Graduate Diploma or Master of Clinical Research. All teaching is completed as intensive teaching blocks to fit within busy clinical schedules.

Delivery dates

Subject/sTeaching dates
Principles of Clinical Research 27 February 2022 – 2 March 2023
Study Design in Clinical Research 27 – 30 March 2023
Data Analysis in Clinical Research 7 – 8 August 2023; 14 – 16 August 2023
Responsibilities in Clinical Research 2 – 6 October 2023

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