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Certificate

Specialist Certificate in Health and Human Services

      Course overview

      • 6 months part time
      • Online
      • Available to domestic and international students.
      • Term 1 Intake - February, Term 2 Intake - April, Term 3 Intake - July, and Term 4 Intake - October

      Overview

      The Specialist Certificate in Health and Human Services provides health and community services professionals with foundational skills that will set them up to become agents of change.

      As a student of this course, you will gain insight into the latest thinking, new knowledge and practices, and research as it relates to psychosocial practice.

      If you want to have a broader impact on the health and well-being of individuals and society this course is for you.

      By successfully completing this course you may be eligible for credit toward the Graduate Certificate in Health and Human Services or the Master of Health and Human Services.

      If you are a qualified social worker you can study one of our Advanced Social Work courses.

      Course aims

      This course is designed to prepare those for leadership and specialist roles in the health, mental health and human services sector. By undertaking this foundational course, you will understand and benefit from evidence-informed practice to effectively respond to the problems that affect individuals, families, communities and organisations. You will learn from leading academics who conduct evidence-based research in the fields of health, mental health, child and family welfare, ageing, social policy, policy evaluation and leadership.

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