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Diabetes Education

Deakin University 

12 months
12200 AUD/year
12200 AUD/year
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This Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education from Deakin University prepares health care professionals for specialty practice in diabetes education.   

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Take an active role in addressing the world’s fastest growing chronic condition with Deakin’s Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education – the longest-running course of its kind in Australia. Discover evidence-based approaches to diabetes prevention and management, and graduate from the course ready to help patients lead healthier lives.

With a Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education from Deakin University  your specialist skills will be valued in both diabetes prevention and empowering those already with diabetes to self-manage their condition more effectively. Graduates have a vital role in promoting the health of current and future generations.


Your understanding of diabetes, prevention strategies and management approaches will be highly sought-after in:

  • public hospitals 
  • community health centres 
  • primary care
  • private practices
  • government and non-government organisations
  • universities
  • health funds
  • pharmaceutical companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Pathophysiology of Diabetes
  • Diabetes in Social and Psychological Contexts 
  • Management of Diabetes 
  • Learning and Teaching for Health Professionals 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


4 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirements are successful completion of a three-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an approved university or other educational institution or successful completion of other equivalent qualifications gained by examination, or approved professional or industrial experience. 
  • CRICOS Provider Code 00113B.   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12200 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    12200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12200 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.


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