1 year part-time
For Continuing Students Only
This program has been withdrawn and will not be available to commencing (new) students after Trimester 1-2020. New students are referred to Graduate Certificate in Suicidology (3382) which will be offered from 2021.
In the Graduate Certificate, you will gain a basic understanding of the practical and research issues within the field of suicide prevention. You will be exposed to a variety of frameworks for understanding and working in suicide prevention.
This program is offered part-time online.
The Graduate Certificate in Suicide Prevention Studies is offered fully online. You can access course materials, participate in discussion forums, lodge assessment items and access support services via Learning@Griffith. There is no requirement for on-campus attendance. Access to a reliable computer with internet connection is essential.
This degree will benefit individuals working in or wishing to work in this speciality field across the health, education, law enforcement, emergency, clergy, social and community service sectors. Additionally, this degree will provide the foundation for professions in which the core work is research, policy or planning. They provide you with scientifically based knowledge and theoretical knowledge in practical settings to deal with suicide in an academic, policy or practical context.
Students with a Graduate Certificate in Suicide Prevention Studies (from Griffith University) with a GPA of 5.0 or higher will be eligible to apply for entry to the Master of Suicidology (5666).
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.
The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.
If the fee rate for your program is not displayed above, please contact a Student Centre for assistance.
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.