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Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

  • Graduate Certificate

This course considers issues for the healthy and independent older people as well as services and policies related to the support and care needs of frail older people.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
0.5 - 1 years full-time
Course Code
HCG

About this course

This course considers issues for the healthy and independent older people as well as services and policies related to the support and care needs of frail older people. It embodies a multidisciplinary approach, integrating biological, psychological and social perspectives on ageing. The course intended learning outcomes for this degree are currently under revision. The course requires the completion of 60 credit points over 6 months full-time or one year part-time study.

Entry requirements

Health sciences courses
Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

City Campus

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences courses at La Trobe University.
85.7%
Overall satisfaction
100%
Skill scale
89.3%
Teaching scale