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Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care

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      2019 Delivery Dates

      Semester 1, 2019

      NURS90046 Fundamentals of Palliative Care

      Time

      Date

      Palliative Care: The Essentials

      8.45AM - 5PM

      7 & 8 February 2019

      Therapeutic Communications

      8.45AM - 5PM

      18 & 19 March 2019

      NURS90073 Contemporary Approaches to Bereavement

      Time

      Date

      Historical and Theoretical Perspectives on Bereavement

      9AM - 5PM

      21 February 2019

      Developmental perspectives on bereavement

      9AM - 5PM

      22 February 2019

      Clinical Interventions

      9AM - 5PM

      16 May 2019

      Self-Care and Ethical Issues in Bereavement Care

      9AM - 5PM

      17 May 2019

      Semester 2, 2019

      NURS90047 Adult Palliative Care

      Time

      Date

      Pain Assessment & Management in Palliative Care

      8.45AM - 5PM

      18 July 2019

      Symptom Assessment & Management in Adult Palliative Care

      8.45AM - 5PM

      19 July 2019

      Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Contexts

      8.45AM - 5PM

      2 September 2019

      Family Centred Palliative Care and Cultural Issues

      8.45AM - 5PM

      3 September 2019

      NURS90065 Paediatric Palliative Care

        

      Paediatric Palliative Care subject will not be offered in 2019

        

      NURS90118 Ethics in Clinical Practice

      Time

      Date

      Clinical Ethics - the Basics

      9AM- 5PM

      8 August 2019

      "Doing Ethics"

      9AM- 5PM

      9 August 2019

      Communicating Ethically

      9AM- 5PM

      12 August 2019

      Incorporating Ethics into your Daily Practice

      9AM- 5PM

      13 August 2019

      NURS90074 Psychosocial Aspects of Palliative Care

      Time

      Date

      Identification and Assessment of Distress

      9AM- 5PM

      15 August 2019

      Management of Distress

      9AM- 5PM

      16 August 2019

      Management of Imminent Death and Complex Cases

      9AM- 5PM

      19 August 2019

      Special Needs and At Risk populations. Working with Other Professionals.

      9AM- 5PM

      20 August 2019

      To complete your application you will require:

      • Course code: GC-PALCARE
      • Evidence of meeting the English Language Requirements as determined by the University
      • Transcripts for ALL courses completed including an explanation of the grading system used. Students who have studied at the University of Melbourne do not need to provide this information
      • A detailed CV, including work history if applicable and specifying if the positions were part time or full time and the number of years/months employed
      • Proof of Citizenship/ Permanent Residency
      • Digital files of these documents. Limit of 6MB per document. Supported file types: TXT, DOC, DOCX, PDF, JPG, JPEG, XLS, XLSX, TIFF).

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      A dedicated program coordinator can help you prepare and submit your application.

      Contact one of our friendly consultants to talk through:

      • The selection process
      • Preparing your documentation
      • Using the online application system.

      Phone: + 61 3 8344 8689

      Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

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