Graduate Certificate of Indigenous Studies

Whether you’re a professional looking to return to the workforce or explore new opportunities, the Graduate Certificate of Indigenous Studies can assist you in upskilling and enhancing your intercultural competency. Increase your capacity for identifying and communicating cultural issues and viewpoints as you examine the contemporary position, challenges and concerns of Indigenous peoples.

Experienced lecturers

Be supported to navigate intersecting Indigenous and Western knowledge

Real-world issues

Put your learning into practice exploring contemporary issues

Flexible study options

Study online to suit your schedule



  • Online: February, July




+total estimated Commonwealth Supported Fee

^total estimated tuition fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


1 year part-time

Entry Requirements

Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree; or equivalent

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Real stories

  • Jayne Arlett.


    Jayne Arlett

    Graduate Certificate of Indigenous Studies

    I wanted to enhance my personal and professional knowledge and understanding of Indigenous history, perspectives and agency in local and global contexts. It was an enjoyable and valuable experience, expanding my perspective and intercultural understanding. This program is also a great pathway to a Master or PhD.