Diplomas and Certificates

Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care

6 months fulltime/1 year part-time(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International

The 'Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care' is a formal award of the University of Melbourne comprising 50 points of training at Masters level, delivered as four standard 12.5 point subjects requiring 4-5 days of face to face teaching each.

The course aims to be the industry standard for working in specialist palliative care and is delivered by experts in their fields, drawn from multiple institutions around Victoria. The course explores the core concepts related to palliative care, including symptom management, communication skills, and evidence based practice, non-malignant palliative illnesses, psychosocial issues, the role of the family caregiver and approaches to bereavement.

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Please see the Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care website for fee information.