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Certificate

Specialist Certificate in Creativity and Health

      Course overview

      • 6 months part time
      • Online
      • Available to domestic and international students.
      • Term 3 Intake - July

      Overview

      The benefits of the arts on our health are well documented.

      Creative performance and practise have also been proven to improve the effectiveness that conventional medical treatment has on physical and mental health.

      For children and young people receiving specialised healthcare, this is particularly true.

      Developed in partnership with Starlight Children’s Foundation this 100% online course the Specialist Certificate in Creativity and Health aims to equip students with the ability to understand and use performance to contribute to the overall health and well-being of children and young people across a range of diverse health settings.

      Course aims

      This specialist certificate has been designed to develop the skills of students to use art and performance to have a positive impact on the health and well-being of children and young people.

      The course provides foundational knowledge of theories of performance as well as child and adolescent development. As a student, you will have the opportunity to develop and evaluate creative programs that improve the lives of children and young people.

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