Certificate

Professional Certificate in Education (Positive Education)

The experience

Overview

The Parkville campus

The University of Melbourne’s Parkville campus is an exciting place to study. As a student based at Parkville, you will enjoy:

An engaged cohort and professional network

You’ll join the brightest students from across Australia and the world and become part of a dynamic academic community. You will be able to engage closely with academic experts and peers and build a vital professional network.

University support services

We ensure a supportive environment for all students and offer a range of enrichment activities, including a student mentoring program, wellbeing services and academic skills support.

A vibrant campus

Our Parkville campus is a city within a city. With cafes, 12 libraries, gyms, specialty stores, a small supermarket, and even a seasonal farmers market, you’ll never have to leave.

Melbourne city life

The Parkville campus is located just a short walk to the Melbourne CBD, the famous Queen Victoria Market and a host of cafes, restaurants, shops, theatres, galleries and bars.

Who you will learn from

  • Associate Professor Peggy Kern, Centre for Positive Psychology at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education
  • Rachel Colla, Centre for Positive Psychology at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education
Profile

Peggy Kern

Dr Peggy Kern is an associate professor at the Centre for Positive Psychology at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education. Her research draws on a variety of methodologies to examine questions around who thrives in life and why. She has published 3 books and over 80 peer-reviewed articles and chapters. Find out more about Dr Kern’s work.