0.5 year full-time
1 year part-time
$11,500.00* per year (more)
* 2022 indicative annual fee
Within a flexible online learning environment you will gain the knowledge and skills you need to be an effective human services professional. Human service professionals are concerned with improving the social, economic, personal and communal well-being of people.They seek to promote social inclusion and achieve equity, social justice, interdependence and human rights of people who are adversely affected by social and economic factors.
You will explore contemporary issues and learn about the latest theory and practice that can be applied to a broad range of human service settings, including government and non-government welfare organisations and community groups. You will build upon your existing knowledge base for working with children, families, young people, older people, communities and human service organisations.
This program is informed by the latest research and will suit you if you are looking for specialist human services training or wish to expand your current scope of practice. You will study alongside people from a range of disciplines, which will help you to learn and understand how different professions can contribute to improving the quality of people's lives. It is anticipated that successful completion of the program will give you an edge in a competitive job market.
|3272||Graduate Certificate in Human Services (this program)||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|3370||Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies||Online||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|5604||Master of Human Services||Distance Education||Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3|
|4206||Graduate Diploma of Human Services||Distance Education||Exit point only|
Note 1: The Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies (3370) will be available to commencing students from 2021.
Note 2: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.
The Graduate Certificate in Human Services is offered online only.
This program is offered on a full-time or part-time basis. Full-time is only available for the Trimester 1 or Trimester 2 intakes.
This program prepares graduates for practice in a diverse range of human service fields including working with individuals, groups and families, community work, planning and policy development.
There are career opportunities for human service professionals in government and non-government settings including NDIS, health, family law, criminal justice, and children's services.
Students who successfully complete the Graduate Certificate in Human Services will be eligible for admission into the Master of Human Services (5604).
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 Student Connect 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.