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Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]

Start on your path towards a research career and gain the real-world skills required to plan, implement and investigate key issues and developments in the field of tropical health and medicine.

Skills to succeed

Research and technology skills

Access to experts

Gain one-on-one guidance and support

Pursue your goals

Degree is a pathway into a Master of Philosophy or PhD

Location

Online study is only available to off-shore students

Commencing

  • Online: February, July
  • Townsville: February, July
  • Cairns: February, July
  • Singapore: February, July

Fees

$32,960.00+

+estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load


Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

Duration

1 year full-time

Part-time study available for online students

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health, health science, medicine, medical science, or veterinary science discipline; with a minimum GPA of 5.0 in the final year; or equivalent

English language requirements

Band 2

If your native language is not English, you must meet the minimum English language requirements for this course.

CRICOS Code

086005F

Course detail

Real stories

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    Student

    Stephanie King

    Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]

    The staff at JCU really care about you and support you to grow your skills. There is a real understanding of what you are going through at different stages of your life, it’s a very personalised and non-judgmental approach. I received a really high standard and quality of teaching.

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    Lecturer

    Dr Diana Mendez

    Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma of Research Methods Course Coordinator

    You’ll build your research capacity and credentials towards pursuing further Master or Doctoral studies. This learning experience will lead you into the exciting world of research and help you contribute to your field of interest, as well as effect change in your industry by answering real-world questions.