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Graduate Certificate of Australian Rural Leadership

Course Code

106611

Version

1

Faculty

Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Completion of an undergraduate course at this or another University OR equivalent professional/life experience; as demonstrated by enrolment in, and satisfactory completion of modules 1-3 of the Australian Rural Leadership Program.

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8) Guidelines for Graduate Certificates.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System (IELTS).  The IELTS score required for admission to this course can be found in Schedule I of the JCU Admissions policy.

Additional entry requirements

Interview (by invitation – conducted by Australian Rural Leadership Foundation).

Post admission requirements

Nil

Closing date

Refer to ARLF

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

12 credit points as per course structure

Additional course rules

Nil

Additional completion requirements

Nil

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Graduate Certificate Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8).

Course Structure

Core Subjects

LB5991:03 Rural Leadership and Culture

LB5992:03 Rural Leadership and Complexity

PLUS

6 credit points of advanced standing from undertaking the first half of the Australian Rural Leadership Program.

Majors

Type of major

This course does not have majors

Credit points in major

Not applicable

Special requirements

Not applicable

Campus

COURSE AVAILABLE AT

NOTES

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

18 months part-time only

Maximum time to complete

5 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No – but it does include field trips and an overseas study tour arranged by the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation.

Special assessment requirements

Nil - all suitability requirements are determined by the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation.

Accreditation requirements

Not applicable

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Candidates may apply for advanced standing towards the Graduate Certificate of Australian Rural Leadership for the first half of the ARLP (modules 1-3) only in accordance with the Advanced Standing for Previous Studies and Recognised Prior Learning policy and associated procedures.

Maximum allowed

6 credit points but only from the first half of the ARLP (modules 1-3)

Currency

Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 2 years prior to the commencement of this course.

Expiry

7 years

Other restrictions

 

Award Details

This is a joint degree

No

Inclusion of majors on testamur

Not applicable - this course does not have majors

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable

Special Awards

Not Applicable