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Positive Psychology

CQUniversity Australia

6 months
15360 AUD/full
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The Graduate Certificate in Positive Psychology at CQUniversity Australia is designed to equip you to develop and implement positive interventions aimed at improving the mental, emotional and physical health of the population in a variety of contexts.  

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In this Positive Psychology at CQUniversity Australia , you will explore the history, development and practical application of positive psychology for enhancing the wellbeing and resilience of individuals, groups, communities and organisations.

 This, combined with contemporary theory will provide you with an understanding of the multidimensional nature of wellbeing with relation to human flourishing. The applied nature of the course will also enhance your career prospects and employability by helping you to use positive psychology principles learnt during the course within existing or future professional settings.

Career Opportunities 

It is expected that graduates of this course will have access to a range of career options. Graduates will be equipped to develop and implement positive interventions aimed at improving the mental health of the population in a range of settings including:

  • clinical settings
  • teaching and education
  • coaching and consulting
  • health care settings
  • communities and organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Positive Psychology: Perspectives on Wellbeing
  • Group Facilitation Skills
  • Coaching Individuals for Positive Change 
  • Applied Positive Psychology
  • Positive Psychology: Research Methods
  • Inter-disciplinary and Cross-cultural Approaches to Wellbeing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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General requirements

CRICOS Code: 00219C 

  • a secondary qualification (Year 11 or 12, or equivalent), or
  • tertiary diploma level qualification, or
  • bachelor level qualification study for a period of at least 2 years fulltime with a minimum overall GPA 4.0

Tuition Fee

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    15360 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.


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