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Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action

Deakin University 

6 months
6200 USD/full
6200 USD/full
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Natural disasters, poverty, injustice, conflict. All around the world, the environment in which development and humanitarian workers find themselves is more complex and diverse than ever. The Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action program is offered at the Deakin University. 


Key facts: 

  • This course – developed in association with Save the Children – builds a unique, global platform where development & humanitarian practitioners and academics can share knowledge and experience, with a focus on improving leadership, preparedness and response capacities to national and international emergencies and developmental issues.
  • Deakin’s Graduate Certificate of Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action provides you with the analytical skills needed to understand the contexts of sustainable development and humanitarian programs as well as practical skills to apply in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International and Community Development
  • The Humanitarian World
  • Humanitarian Settlement 
  • Sustainability and Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


4 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to study postgraduate coursework at Deakin is based on recognition of your professional experience and previous qualifications.

Admission is based on:

  • Bachelor honours (AQF8) degree in a related discipline or
  • Bachelor degree in a related discipline, plus two years relevant work experience or
  • Graduate certificate or graduate diploma in a related discipline or
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent. 
CRICOS Provider Code 00113B

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6200 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    6200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6200 USD for the full programme during 6 months.


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