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Graduate Certificate

The Rehabilitation Science program is for physiotherapists, exercise scientists, occupational therapists, nurses and oth…
Entry Requirements

To apply for the Specialist Certificate in Rehabilitation Science, you are required to have:

  • An undergraduate degree in the discipline of Physiotherapy, Medicine, Exercise Science, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry, Nursing, or another relevant discipline; and
  • At least two years of documented relevant professional work experience.

Meeting these requirements makes you eligible for selection but does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applicants, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance; and
  • Professional work experience.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa.

This course has multiple intakes per year. Check the key dates.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar, May, Aug
Duration
0.5 year part-time
Study Mode
Online
Tuition Fees
$6,424 per year
Graduate Satisfaction
81.60%

Graduate Certificate

The Specialist Certificate in Health and Human Services provides health and community services professionals with founda…
Entry Requirements

To apply for the Specialist Certificate in Health and Human Services, you are required to have:

  • An undergraduate qualification related to a health or human services field; and
  • At least two years of documented, relevant work experience; and
  • A 500 word personal statement outlining your motivations for undertaking the course.

Meeting these requirements makes you eligible for selection but does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance; and
  • Professional work experience; and
  • The personal statement.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Student Application and Selection Procedure.

Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa.

Most courses have multiple intakes per year. Check the key dates.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar, May, Aug, Nov
Duration
0.5 year part-time
Study Mode
Online
Tuition Fees
$6,320 per year
Graduate Satisfaction
82.40%

Graduate Certificate

Caring for patients with cancer and in palliative care is a sensitive task, one that requires specific skills and a key …
Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

either

  • A Master of Nursing Science, or
  • A Bachelor of Nursing (or equivalent qualification);

and

  • At least one year of documented clinical experience as a Registered Nurse working in an acute or sub-acute healthcare service within the preceding five years from the time of application; and
  • Current unrestricted registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia; and
  • Current employment and evidence of clinical support in your specialty area.

Applicants for the Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice who are not employed by a COE or a Partnering hospital must provide evidence of current clinical employment and support from their employing hospital.

If the applicants employing hospital is a designated Partner Hospital, then the applicant is expected to be included in the Partner Hospitals’ approved students and nominated Nursing Practice Supervisor list.

If the applicants employing hospital is not a designated Partner Hospital, then a form providing details of the nominated Nursing Practice Supervisor and confirmation of employing Hospital support needs to be completed and submitted with the application.

Meeting these requirements makes you eligible for selection but does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance; and
  • The clinical experience.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Core participation requirements

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to providing support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support site.

Please note: All applications are subject to the nomination process.

Application opening dates for 2019 are to be advised.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Aug
Duration
1 year part-time
Tuition Fees
$10,272 per year
Graduate Satisfaction
73.40%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Health and Human Services provides health and community services professionals with higher skills that wil…
Entry Requirements

To apply for the Master of Health & Human Services, you are required to have:

  • An undergraduate qualification related to a health or human services field; and
  • At least two years of documented, relevant work experience; and
  • A 500 word personal statement outlining your motivations for undertaking the course.

Meeting these requirements makes you eligible for selection but does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance
  • Professional work experience; and
  • The personal statement.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Student Application and Selection Procedure.

Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa.

Most courses have multiple intakes per year. Check key dates.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar, May, Aug, Nov
Duration
2 years part-time
Study Mode
Online
Tuition Fees
$12,640 per year
Graduate Satisfaction
82.40%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Narrative Therapy and Community Work is a postgraduate specialist qualification for professionals interest…
Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • An undergraduate degree in a cognate discipline, or equivalent; and
  • At least two years of documented, relevant work experience; and
  • Evidence of completion of prior narrative therapy studies at Dulwich Centre, or equivalent; and
  • A personal statement outlining why they wish to be considered for the course; and
  • Applicants must also upload a professional referee report.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance; and
  • The work experience; and
  • The personal statement; and
  • The professional referee report.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Core Participation Requirements

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to providing support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support website.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: +61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar
Duration
1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Tuition Fees
$20,736 per year / $20,736 total
Graduate Satisfaction
85.10%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Social Work at the University of Melbourne offers an outstanding graduate course of study.
Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements

1. In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • an undergraduate degree with at least one year of full-time studies in social sciences or equivalent, with studies to have been completed within 10 years of commencing the Master of Social Work, OR
  • an older undergraduate degree and more recent graduate study that demonstrates current capacity for graduate study, AND
  • evidence of relevant paid or volunteer work experience of at least 40 hours over a 3 month duration;
  • a personal statement of up to 500 words outlining why they wish to be considered for the course
  • nomination of a professional referee

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

2. In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • prior academic performance; and
  • the work experience; and
  • the personal statement

3. The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Relevant work experience may be paid or unpaid, and may be full-time or part-time, but for part-time experience, at least 40 hours should normally have been obtained in a single three-month period.

Core Participation Requirements

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Course and Subject Descriptions, Course and Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support (SEDS) website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/

It is a requirement of the course that students will be expected to interact in all aspects of learning with their peers and educators in classroom settings and clients (individuals, families, groups and communities) in practice settings.

All students in the Master of Social Work (MSW) course must possess the intellectual, ethical, social and emotional capabilities required to participate in the full curriculum and to achieve the levels of competence at graduation required by the Melbourne School of Health Sciences, Department of Social Work (and as accredited in the curriculum by the Australian Association of Social Workers, AASW, and in accordance with the AASW Practice Standards). Social Work education (and practice) is bound by the Australian Association of Social Workers Education Accreditation Standards defined by the AASW. It is recommended that students read and understand these Standards: (https://www.aasw.asn.au/document/item/3550) and their responsibilities as a student social worker as specified in the Code of Ethics (http://www.aasw.asn.au/practitioner-resources/related-documents).

A student with a disability may be asked to provide independent medical or other clinical assessments of the disability and its possible impact on the ability of the student to successfully complete the course, before being accepted into the course. This statement would be treated in confidence with only those on the admissions committee and SEDS having access to the document. Deliberate misinformation about the student’s ability to successfully complete the course will be regarded as unprofessional practice and treated as such.

While the Dep

Intake Months
Mar, Oct
Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$29,000 per year / $58,000 total
Financial Support
Austudy
Graduate Satisfaction
81.30%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Social Work at the University of Melbourne offers an outstanding graduate course of study.
Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements

1. In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • an undergraduate degree with at least one year of full-time studies in social sciences or equivalent, with studies to have been completed within 10 years of commencing the Master of Social Work, OR
  • an older undergraduate degree and more recent graduate study that demonstrates current capacity for graduate study, AND
  • evidence of relevant paid or volunteer work experience of at least 40 hours over a 3 month duration;
  • a personal statement of up to 500 words outlining why they wish to be considered for the course
  • nomination of a professional referee

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

2. In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • prior academic performance; and
  • the work experience; and
  • the personal statement

3. The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Relevant work experience may be paid or unpaid, and may be full-time or part-time, but for part-time experience, at least 40 hours should normally have been obtained in a single three-month period.

Core Participation Requirements

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Course and Subject Descriptions, Course and Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support (SEDS) website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/

It is a requirement of the course that students will be expected to interact in all aspects of learning with their peers and educators in classroom settings and clients (individuals, families, groups and communities) in practice settings.

All students in the Master of Social Work (MSW) course must possess the intellectual, ethical, social and emotional capabilities required to participate in the full curriculum and to achieve the levels of competence at graduation required by the Melbourne School of Health Sciences, Department of Social Work (and as accredited in the curriculum by the Australian Association of Social Workers, AASW, and in accordance with the AASW Practice Standards). Social Work education (and practice) is bound by the Australian Association of Social Workers Education Accreditation Standards defined by the AASW. It is recommended that students read and understand these Standards: (https://www.aasw.asn.au/document/item/3550) and their responsibilities as a student social worker as specified in the Code of Ethics (http://www.aasw.asn.au/practitioner-resources/related-documents).

A student with a disability may be asked to provide independent medical or other clinical assessments of the disability and its possible impact on the ability of the student to successfully complete the course, before being accepted into the course. This statement would be treated in confidence with only those on the admissions committee and SEDS having access to the document. Deliberate misinformation about the student’s ability to successfully complete the course will be regarded as unprofessional practice and treated as such.

While the Dep

Intake Months
Mar, Oct
Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$29,000 per year / $58,000 total
Financial Support
Austudy
Graduate Satisfaction
81.30%

Graduate Certificate

The Specialist Certificate in Palliative Care is an ideal introduction to palliative and end of life care for all health…
Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • An undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification in medicine, nursing, allied health profession, science or social science; and
  • At least one year of documented relevant professional work experience in a medical, nursing, scientific or allied health environment.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

In ranking and/or assessing applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic qualification and performance; and
  • The professional experience.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Core Participation Requirements

For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this course are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Student Equity and Disability Support Team.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: +61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Duration
0.5 year part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$6,024 per year
Graduate Satisfaction
73.40%

Doctorate (PhD)

As the first Australian professional entry masters level program, the Melbourne MD creates a new benchmark in 21st centu…
Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed either:

  • An undergraduate degree in any discipline, with studies to have been completed within 10 years of 1 January in the year in which the applicant intends to commence the Doctor of Medicine, or
  • For applicants whose most recently completed undergraduate degree was completed 10 or more years before 1 January of the year in which the applicant intends to commence the Doctor of Medicine, a Graduate Diploma, Master or PhD degree or equivalent completed within 10 years before 1 January of the year in which the applicant intends to commence the Doctor of Medicine;
  • Prerequisite studies in anatomy, physiology and biochemistry consisting of at least one subject at second-year level of each, with prerequisite subjects to have been completed within 10 years of commencing the Doctor of Medicine; and
  • The Graduate Australian Medical Schools Admission Test (GAMSAT) or for international students who are located overseas only, either the GAMSAT or the North American Medical Colleges Admission Test (MCAT); and
  • A Multi Mini Interview.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

For further details and important information about selection and entry requirements (including assessment of prerequisite subjects, calculation of GPA and the Multiple Mini Interview process), ensure that you also read the Doctor of Medicine Selection Guidelines, the Doctor of Medicine Application of Interview in Course Selection Guidelines and the Doctor of Medicine Handbook entry.

Core participation requirements

The curriculum of The University of Melbourne Doctor of Medicine (MD) course has been developed using 67 graduate attribute statements in six domains (self, knowledge, patient, medical profession, systems of health care and society). In order to make informed decisions regarding their study, students should carefully consider the attributes set out in the Core Participation Requirements.

The Core Participation Requirements are categorised under specific skill areas and are based on the “Inherent Requirements for studying medicine in Australia and New Zealand”. This document has been endorsed by Representatives of Medical Deans of Australia and New Zealand (8 October 2015). Additional information from the publication “Higher Education Occupational Physicians (HEOPS) Practitioners: medical students – fitness to train”, has also been incorporated.

The University of Melbourne welcomes applications from students with disabilities. It is University policy to take reasonable and proportionate measures to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study.

With appropriate support and reasonable adjustments where possible, students must be able to meet the Core Participation Requirements in order to graduate from the MD course.

Intake Months
Mar
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$71,296 per year / $285,184 total
Financial Support
Austudy
Graduate Satisfaction
77.10%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Sports Medicine has been designed for qualified practitioners who have a passion for excellence in sports …
Entry Requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • A bachelor degree or equivalent in the discipline of Physiotherapy, Medicine, Podiatry, or another relevant discipline; and
  • At least three years of documented practice experience in clinical sport or health.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applicants, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • Prior academic performance; and
  • Professional work experience.

Additional information on entry requirements

The Selection Committee will evaluate the applicant’s ability to pursue successfully the course using the following criteria. Applicants must have:

  • Minimum 3-year level 7 qualification (Bachelor degree or equivalent) in the discipline of Medicine, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, or another relevant clinical discipline.

The course is clinical in nature and assumes prior knowledge in subject areas including anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, kinesiology, differential diagnosis and injury management. The selection committee reserves the right to make decisions on degrees that meet these requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years post-qualifying professional practice experience in the sporting, sports injury prevention, differential diagnosis and athlete injury management context.

The course requires students to draw upon professional practice experience and specific case scenarios in lessons and assessments and therefore substantial post-qualifying experience is necessary to succeed in the course.

If you are not sure if you are eligible you are encouraged to submit your application for assessment or contact our student support team.

The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.

Students taking the course from overseas are not required to have an international student visa.

Most courses have multiple intakes per year. Check the key dates.

Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT.
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.

Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Duration
1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time
Study Mode
Online
Tuition Fees
$25,696 per year / $38,544 total
Graduate Satisfaction
82.40%