Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Mental Health Science

3 years (part time only)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic

Designed to complement professional practice in mental health, this course offers focused qualifications in Infant, Child, Youth, Adult or Aged Mental Health study streams.

The MC-MHSC provides the necessary flexibility to undertake professional development around existing work commitments. While some subjects require on campus contact hours, most units utilise online learning. Some subjects also include lecture recordings and online quizzes and assessments.

The MC-MHSC is customisable, allowing students to tailor their learning from a range of streams and level-of-study options. This adaptive structure ensures all subjects are directly relevant to students’ professional interests. Students can exit the course with a world-class qualification after reaching their desired level of study, or continue on to complete a higher level.

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Domestic fee place

Indicative total Australian (AF) course fee:

Typical Australian (AF) course fee for 2018:

1.5 EFTSL usually completed over 3 years. Indicative total shown is for 0.5 EFTSL per year for 3 years.

The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more