Health Professional Education
The Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education is designed to meet the unique requirements of teachers working in health professional contexts. This highly practical part-time course enables you to develop your teaching and supervision skills in both clinical and non-clinical environments. Highly engaging and experiential, this course will help you explore, develop and evaluate your teaching, assessment and course design.
We emphasise interprofessional learning and promote engagement with a wide range of peers. This course is designed for all health professional contexts, including medicine, nursing, psychology, paramedics, pharmacy, dietetics, physiotherapy, radiography, occupational therapy and speech pathology.
This course articulates into the Master of Health Professional Education with the option of exiting with a Graduate Diploma.
Please note this course is studied at a part-time load only and the fees are half of the full fee load provided.
At a glance
|Location(s):||Multi-modal at Notting Hill: Part time|
|Duration:||1 year (part time)|
|Qualification:||Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education|
This highly practical applied course is designed to meet the unique requirements of teachers working in health professional contexts. It is aimed at a broad cross-section of the health professions including medicine, nursing, psychology, paramedic studies, pharmacy, dietetics, physiotherapy, radiography, occupational therapy and speech pathology.
The course enables you to develop your teaching and supervision skills in both clinical and non-clinical environments, your course development techniques and expand your working knowledge of educational theory to underpin future practice.
You will be expected to explore and evaluate educational methods as well as teaching and assessment practices and principles. You will also be introduced to the principles of evidence-based educational practice.
If you teach in a medical or health care setting and would like to improve your teaching, supervision and course development skills, the Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education is for you. The course design is practically orientated and will assist you to apply theory and best evidence to you own unique educational role.
You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.
1. have a Bachelor Degree from any health related or education profession or have other qualifications and/or experience that the Faculty deems equivalent, and
2. be currently engaged, or will become engaged, in teaching or educational development in or of the health related disciplines.
Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.
University entrance requirements
Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.
Making the application
Semester one (February)
Applications for this course are made directly online to Monash.
This course is not available for Second Semester (July) entry.
For applications Direct to Monash
Apply directly to Monash with this course code: 3413
Fees are subject to change annually.
Domestic fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.
As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.
Fee information specific to this course
The fee quoted is an annual fee based on 48 credit points of study. To calculate the fee for this 24 credit point degree, please halve the amount listed.
We offer over 200 types of scholarships, valued at up to $70,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.
The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.