Graduate Certificate (AQF Level 8)
Division of Tropical Heath and Medicine
Completion of an AQF Level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline, form this or another university; or
Other qualifications recognised by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine as equivalent to the above; or
Submission, as an exceptional case, of other evidence of professional and academic attainments, including employment for a minimum of five years in health related activities.
Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection. In assessing applications the following will be considered: prior academic performance and prior relevant work experience.
Minimum English language proficiency requirements
Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency requirements of Band 3a – Schedule II of the JCU Admissions Policy.
12 credit points
Course learning outcomes
Graduates of the Graduate Certificate of Disaster Health and Humanitarian Assistance will be able to:
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Reasonable adjustments may be made to assist students manage additional circumstances impacting on their studies provided these do not change the academic integrity of a degree. Reasonable adjustments do not alter the need to be able to demonstrate the inherent requirements of the course.
TM5515:03 Epidemiology for Public Health
TM5536:03 Public Health in Humanitarian Emergencies
TM5557:03 Disaster Health Management
TM5563:03 Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Some subjects may require limited face-to-face attendance at the Townsville campus
Expected time to complete
12 months part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Professional accreditation requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
GRADUATE CERTIFICATE OF DISASTER HEALTH AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not include majors
Exit with lesser award