Mental Health, Master | Part time online | Southern Cross University | Australia
36 months
26400 AUD/year
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Do you want to make a difference to the way mental health services are designed, funded and delivered in Australia? This Mental Health course offered at the Southern Cross University is designed specifically for allied health and social care professionals who wish to increase their employment outcomes, particularly in mental health leadership and management roles.   


This Mental Health new course offered at the Southern Cross University responds to contemporary mental health research and policy and has been designed with the input of leading clinical and academic mental health professionals.

Undertaking this course will enhance your clinical capabilities and theoretical knowledge of both current and future mental health practice, for the benefit of mental health consumers, your professional discipline and yourself.

Each unit runs for seven weeks with six study periods per year and the course is offered exclusively online.

Please note: this course can be completed in two years of accelerated part-time study.


This course offers the opportunity to expand and refresh your current health or social care careers or more easily enter a career in the field of mental health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemporary Mental Health
  • Mental Health Across the Lifespan
  • Mental Health in Community, Non-Government and Primary Health Settings
  • Acute Mental Health 
  • Appraising Evidence 
  • Supporting Behaviour Change in Mental Health. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider: 01241G   

  • Qualification equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree [suggest linking to policy], plus specific requirements as indicated in the course structure tab. Students are required to have a degree considered by the University to be equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree. Students without a degree but with substantial relevant work experience may be admitted to a Graduate Diploma or Masters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26400 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National - $2500 per 12CP unit 


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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