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Online, External and Flexible Courses

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JCU offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that can be completed off-campus via flexible delivery.

These courses are delivered using a combination of online resources, printed material or other technologies. Some courses include on-campus workshops and travel for professional placements.

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Diploma

CourseDurationLocation
Diploma of Higher Education1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns, Thursday Island

Bachelors

CourseDurationLocation
Bachelor of Arts3 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Business4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Business3 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Commerce3 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Education (Primary)4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Information Technology3 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Bachelor of Nursing Science [Pre-Registration] [External]3 years full-timeOnline

Graduate Certificate

CourseDurationLocation
Graduate Certificate of Accounting6 months full-timeOnline, Townsville
Graduate Certificate of Aeromedical Retrieval1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Business Administration Global8 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Career Development8 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Communicable Disease Control6 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Conflict Management and Resolution1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Data Science8 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education8 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Studies8 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Disaster Health and Humanitarian Assistance1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Global Development6 months full-timeOnline, Cairns
Graduate Certificate of Health Professional Education1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Infection Control6 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Information Technology6 months full-timeOnline, Townsville
Graduate Certificate of Nursing8 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Pharmaceutical Public Health1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Psychology8 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Public Health1 year part-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Rehabilitation6 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Certificate of Research Methods [Tropical Environments and Societies]6 months full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Graduate Certificate of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]6 months full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Graduate Certificate of Travel Medicine1 year part-timeOnline

Graduate Diploma

CourseDurationLocation
Graduate Diploma of Accounting1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration Global16 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Data Science16 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Global Development1 year full-timeOnline, Cairns
Graduate Diploma of Health Professional Education2 years part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Midwifery1.5 years part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Nursing16 months part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Orthodontics2 years part-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Bridging)20 months full-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Public Health and Tropical Medicine1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville
Graduate Diploma of Rehabilitation1 year full-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Environments and Societies]1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Graduate Diploma of Rural and Remote Medicine1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville
Graduate Diploma of Rural Generalist Practice1 year full-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Surgical Anatomy1 year full-timeOnline
Graduate Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene1 year full-timeOnline, Townsville

Masters - Coursework

CourseDurationLocation
Master of Business Administration (Leadership)2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Business Administration - Master of Conflict Management and Resolution2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Business Administration Global2 years part-timeOnline
Master of Conflict Management and Resolution1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Data Science (Professional)2 years full-timeOnline, Cairns
Master of Data Science [JCUOnline]24 - 32 months part-timeOnline
Master of Education1.5 years full-timeOnline
Master of Global Development2 years full-timeOnline, Cairns
Master of Governance and Leadership1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Guidance and Counselling1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Health Professional Education3 years part-timeOnline
Master of Nursing2 years part-timeOnline
Master of Pharmaceutical Public Health1.5 years full-timeOnline
Master of Professional Accounting2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Professional Accounting - Master of Business Administration2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Public Health1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Public Health-Master of Business Administration2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Master of Rehabilitation1.5 years full-timeOnline
Master of Rural and Remote Medicine1.5 years full-timeOnline
Master of Social Science1.5 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Master of Teaching and Learning (Primary)2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns

Masters - Research

CourseDurationLocation
Master of Philosophy2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns, Singapore
Master of Philosophy (Indigenous)2 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns

Doctorate - Research

CourseDurationLocation
Doctor of Education [Research]4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns
Doctor of Health Professional Education [Research]4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville
Doctor of Philosophy4 years full-timeOnline, Townsville, Cairns, Singapore

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Real stories

Studying online with JCU

Bianca Rogers"I felt the help was there if it was needed and that’s what I loved about my course and about JCU. Even when studying the course online, you will be supported. Making sure students have that level of comfort is a strength for JCU."

Bianca Rogers  
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)


Enjoy learning online with us

JCU’s interactive, immersive online environment makes learning enjoyable, no matter what topic you’re studying.

Video, podcasts, discussion forums, live chats and collaborative exercises suit a wide range of personal learning styles and help learning come to life. Plus, you can regularly monitor your progress with online quizzes and academic feedback.