Postgraduate

Graduate Certificate in Studies

Create your own course with the Graduate Certificate in Studies.

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Student Central

The University of Western Australia(M355) 35 Stirling Highway Perth Western Australia 6009

Telephone

(+61 8) 6488 3939

International

1800 653 050

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Careers and further study

Explore the career opportunities available to you.

Career Pathways

Graduates are well prepared for careers that require interdisciplinary expertise. Career outcomes vary depending on your selected academic and professional pathway.
Graduates are well prepared for careers that require interdisciplinary expertise. Career outcomes vary depending on your selected academic and professional pathway.
This course could lead to these

Career Opportunities

Further Study

Graduate can choose to move into the Master of Studies.
Graduate can choose to move into the Master of Studies.

Fees and scholarships

Learn more about the fees that apply to you for this course.

Domestic Fees

Postgraduate - fee paying students

Course Credit Points
24
Total Course Fee - 2021
$16,350.00

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Admission requirements

If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA.

Ranking and Selection Process

Where relevant, admission will be awarded to the highest ranked applicants or applicants selected based on the relevant requirements.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

English competency

English is the language of instruction and assessment at UWA and you will need to meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

How to apply

Ready to apply for this postgraduate course? Follow the steps and you’ll be on your way to joining us at UWA.

Course details

This course is designed for graduates who have interdisciplinary personal, academic and/or professional interests and want to pursue those interests through postgraduate study.

About the course

This course articulates with the Master of Studies and allows students to undertake four postgraduate units from across the faculties before progressing into the full master's degree.
Graduate Certificate in Studies

Quick details

Status
  • Available
Locations
  • Perth (Crawley campus)
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Weekly contact time
  • Will vary, depending on specific units selected.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 00200
CRICOS code
  • 089507D
Graduate Certificate in Studies
Status
  • Available
Locations
  • Perth (Crawley campus)
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Weekly contact time
  • Will vary, depending on specific units selected.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 00200
CRICOS code
  • 089507D
Full time/part time duration
  • 6 months
TISC Codes
Degrees course is available in
  • Graduate Certificate in Studies

Course structure

Postgraduate coursework degrees and combined (coursework and research) degrees comprise a number of units. Refer to the course structure for more information.

Elective
In consultation with the course adviser, students will complete 24 points (4 units) of breadth from elective units available in all faculties. At the completion of the 24 points (4 units) of the course, each student may decide whether to articulate into the Master of Studies.

Recommended units

This course has a number of recommended units. View the full list of units.