Graduate Diploma of Rural Generalist Practice

Courses International courses Graduate Diploma of Rural Generalist Practice

Apply now

Graduate Diploma of Rural Generalist Practice

If you're a health professional, and particularly if you're based in a rural or remote community in Australia or overseas, this JCU Graduate Diploma is designed to provide you with a pathway for advancing your academic and clinical expertise. You will be able to undertake a range of subjects that will enable you to be effective and confident in delivering rural and remote health services, utilising proficient rural generalist professional practice to respond to the diverse healthcare needs of your community.

To be considered for this course, you need to have achieved a health-related Bachelor degree and have at least two years' professional experience in your field.

If you're an international student, provided you fulfil JCU's admission and work integrated learning requirements, you can study this course online from your home country. Alternatively, if you're in Australia with a work visa and you're working in an Australian hospital or remote setting already, you can apply to study this course while your Visa allows you to work in Australia.

This course can only be studied off-shore by overseas students.
Start dates
February, July
1 year full time
Attendance mode
AQF Level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline completed more than two years prior to admission
Distance Education

This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.