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Health Professions Education

The University of Western Australia

Postgraduate Certificate
6 months
10900 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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This Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education from The University of Western Australia looks at teaching and learning, assessment and research methods in health professional education.

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About The Course

This Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education from The University of Western Australia fosters interdisciplinary discussion and collaboration and is designed to suit a range of health professionals who seek to develop their knowledge and skills as educators within their field.

Career Pathways

This degree will provide the skills, expertise, knowledge and understanding you'll need to help you take the next step in your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Teaching and Learning 
  • Principles of Assessment and Evaluation
  • Introduction to Research in Health Professions Education
  • Clinical Teaching and Supervision
  • Innovation and Contemporary Issues in Health Professions Education
  • Simulation and Interprofessional Learning in Health Professions Education 
  • Program Evaluation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

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

CRICOS: 058206G

  • a relevant bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; or
  • a level and duration of health-related education and professional experience considered by UWA to be sufficient to permit satisfactory completion of the course.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    10900 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10900 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.


Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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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