12 months
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36800 AUD/year
26100 AUD/year
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About

The Advanced Health Care Practice program at Monash University provides health professionals with the opportunity to take the next step in expanding their careers. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Advanced Health Care Practice program at Monash University  will give medical practitioners, midwives, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, radiographers and radiation therapists, and policy makers the opportunity to gain a Masters level qualification that enhances their professional practice and provides the widest range of options for the future.

This program is delivered online (except for Midwifery and paramedicine, which is on campus), offering the quality and recognition of a Monash postgraduate degree with the flexibility provided by the latest online delivery technologies.

On completion of this unit, you then select one of the following specialisations: 

  • Midwifery
  • Medical Imaging
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy
  • Paramedic Practice
  • Primary Health Care
  • Radiation Therapy

Students on an international visa may apply to study the Midwifery or Paramedic specialisations either in Australia on campus, or from your home country via online mode.

Other specialisations are not available to international students in Australia on a student visa (however, these other specialisations may be studied via online mode from your home country).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and evidence for practice
  • Advancing midwifery practice
  • Economics and financial management in health care
  • Education program development
  • Advanced therapeutic interaction in nursing
  • Management and leadership of professional nursing practice 
  • Research methods for health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 084615G 

Entry level 1: Duration: 1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time (72 points to complete)

  • An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline with a credit (60%) average.
  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or equivalent accredited professional registration body.
  • A minimum of two years equivalent full-time experience in a cognate discipline and evidence of current engagement in Clinical Practice in the area of specialisation.
Entry level 2: Duration: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time (48 points to complete)
  • An Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline with a credit (60%) average.
  • An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline with a credit (60%) average and submission of an extensive professional portfolio assessed by the Faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36800 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26100 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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