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Chronic Condition Management

Postgraduate Diploma Online
12 months
36000 AUD/year
24357 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The postgraduate program in Chronic Condition Management from Flinders University   aim to meet the extended professional development needs of graduates involved in policy, planning and/or delivery of services to people with or at risk of chronic physical and/or mental health conditions.

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Core principles and skills involved in developing and implementing self-management enhancing programs in diverse settings for health professionals and service users are central to the programs. They address the broader issues around chronic condition management and self-management implementation intowithin services and individual practice.

Previous participants include health professionals from diverse disciplines located in primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare settings and related community organisations across Australia and internationally.

The topics accommodate participants’ individual areas of interest and varied roles, and provide for learning across management of a diverse range of chronic conditions.


Graduates of this  Chronic Condition Management from Flinders University are highly valued by employers for their specialised knowledge in chronic condition management. There are increasing opportunities for graduates in a wide range of health and policy related areas. Many become dedicated chronic disease coordinators or move into more focussed project and service roles. For students with existing health professional roles, this program offers greater opportunity for promotion and the knowledge to lead system change initiatives in the implementation of self-management enhancing programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing Chronic Conditions - Self-Management Support Approaches
  • Implementing Change in Healthcare Systems Supporting Chronic Condition Management  
  • The Persons Experience of Self-Management
  • Chronic Conditions Management for Specific Conditions, Contexts or Populations
  • Client-Centred Health Behaviour Change
  • Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the graduate diploma must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in a related field from an approved tertiary institution.
  • CRICOS: External - available to international offshore students only
  • CRICOS Provider: 00114A

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24357 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24357 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National: AUD 7,304 (Commonwealth supported)


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Getting a Student Visa

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Chronic Condition Management
Flinders University