Are you looking to advance your career in health and/or looking to gain a health qualification that will give you entry into a coursework Master program in the Faculty of Health at the University of Newcastle? If so, the Graduate Certificate in Health Science could be your preferred option.
This program can be completed, part-time, in twelve months. It aims to provide you with postgraduate educational grounding.
Our advanced online learning system provides you with the flexibility and support to study anytime, anywhere to balance work, life and study. You can achieve your accredited Graduate Certificate in Health Science at a time that suits you. You can also enrol first or second semester.
Explore this page and find out if the Graduate Certificate in Health Science is for you, what you will study and the career opportunities it can provide you.
Is it for you?
If you don’t have the entry requirements for a coursework Master program in health and/or you are looking to advance your career in health, the Graduate Certificate in Health Science at the University of Newcastle will enable you to fine tune your studies to suit your career goals.
Offered online, this program will develop your skills, theoretical knowledge and ability to apply health knowledge in a professional setting.
To find out more about where the Graduate Certificate in Heath Science can lead you, visit the 'Careers' tab.
Your Graduate Certificate in Health Science from the University of Newcastle will provide you with a broad knowledge in heath and research methods. Demand for skilled and qualified practitioners has increased, resulting in more career opportunities for graduates in health-related studies. This program will prepare you for future postgraduate studies in a coursework Master program.
If you already have a four-year health degree and/or at least one year’s experience in health, you may be already eligible to study the Master of Health Science.
For more detailed information on eligibility, courses and requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Health Science, visit the ‘Details’ tab.