1-2 years part-time
$8,440.00* per year (more)
* 2015 indicative annual fee
The Mental Health Practice program will provide students with specialised knowledge for the provision of services for people with mental illness in Australia. You will learn about the emerging community needs in multidisciplinary and collaborative professional roles within the mental health workforce to deliver mental health services in a diversity of settings. This program offers community and recovery based courses through off-campus study and is targeted at a range of workers in the mental health arena including nursing, allied health professionals and health workers such as community support workers, disability workers, housing officers, police liaison officers and other mental health support roles.
Graduates will have specialised knowledge within a systematic and coherent body of knowledge that may include the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills in a new or existing discipline or professional area.
This program belongs to a suite of postgraduate programs.
|3232||Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Practice (this program)||Distance Education||Semester 1 only|
|5625||Master of Mental Health Practice||Distance Education||Semester 1 only|
|4171||Graduate Diploma of Mental Health Practice||Distance Education||Exit point only|
Note: Progression through this postgraduate suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
This program is offered part-time in distance mode only. There is no requirement for on-campus attendance. Access to a reliable computer with Internet access is essential.
You will be able to work in a range of community mental health settings in Australia and overseas. Your knowledge and skills will be transferable to work in other human service and allied health contexts, as mental health issues impact on people engaged with a broad range of services.
By completing this Graduate Certificate program with a GPA of at least 5.0 (on a 7.0 scale), you will be eligible to apply for the Master of Mental Health Practice (5625).
The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points (two full-time semesters).
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.
|Year||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee per EFTSL (40 cp)|
|2015||FPPG Band 23||$211.00||$8,440.00|
|2014||FPPG Band 23||$203.00||$8,120.00|
|2013||FPPG Band 23||$195.00||$7,800.00|
If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the semester in which they are enrolled.
For further enquiries, please contact your nearest Griffith Student Centre.