Graduate Certificate in Health Promoting Palliative Care
This course is designed for professionals currently working in the health sector. It explores the theory and practice of palliative care.
You'll have the opportunity to examine the relationship between policy, organisation and practice in health promotion and palliative care, and develop skills for interventions at each of these levels.
You'll also explore innovative practices in health promoting palliative care and focus on developing new skills that will assist you in implementing health promotion aspects of your profession and apply these in the field of palliative care.
Relevant undergraduate degree or equivalent.
NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.
Graduates can seek roles as health professionals in palliative care services, community health services, local government, aged care, acute hospital units, and drug and alcohol services.
Fees and costs
$25,000 per 120 credit points.
Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.
How to apply
Applications for Semester 1, 2019 will open later this year.
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See Student Handbook for more details
The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses. For detailed information please select the relevant campus: