Craft of Government

A Melbourne MicroCert series



Fast, focused and 100% online

Designed by leading academic and industry experts from the Melbourne School of Government and the public sector, the Craft of Government series of Melbourne MicroCerts will equip you with the analytical skills needed to understand the complexities of public management.

At the Melbourne School of Government, our courses are underpinned by our research. More than just training, these courses help you gain a deeper understanding of your operating context, honing your capacity for impact and influence.

Deepen your knowledge of budgets and public financial management and learn skills to apply to your work now on reading, understanding and explaining government budgets.

Duration 6 weeks part-time (approx. 7 hours per week)
Mode 100% online
Start date 26 April 2022

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Better understand how the rule of law shapes government's role and informs public policymaking.

Duration 6 weeks part-time (approx. 7 hours per week)
Mode 100% online
Start date 6 June 2022

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Understand how to persuade and influence government decision-makers and stakeholders.

Duration 6 weeks part-time (approx. 7 hours per week)
Mode 100% online
Start date 18 July 2022

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Duration 6 weeks part-time (approx. 7 hours per week)
Mode 100% online
Start date 10 October 2022

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A high quality, engaging learning experience

Melbourne MicroCerts are highly accessible, focused courses designed to equip you with in-demand skills for your job now. Led by experts, you’ll quickly gain the in-depth learning you need to make an impact.

When studying one of these 100% online courses you can expect:

  • guided learning, including live webinars and asynchronous exercises
  • self-directed and peer learning
  • assessment tasks
  • opportunities to network with your peers
  • ongoing support from your course’s teaching team.

Why study a Melbourne MicroCert?

Industry-ready skills

Develop in-demand skills aligned with industry best practice you can apply immediately.

Taught by leading experts

Learn from internationally recognised academics and professionals with years of on the ground experience.

Shareable digital certificates

Showcase your capabilities with an industry recognised digital certificate you can share with your professional network.