Graduate Certificate in Primary Maternity Care

Program code

3310

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 year part-time

Credit points

40

Indicative fee

$9,750.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Related Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Relevant work experience

    (more)

Commencing in

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3

Next start date

Trimester 3, 2019 (more)

Applications close

Sunday, 13 October 2019

Why choose this program?

This program prepares clinicians to participate in and contribute to emerging models of primary maternity care. The program will provide an overview of the health environment including the development and implementation of policy in this area.

Please note that successful completion of this program does not lead to eligibility to apply for registration as a midwife. Prospective students seeking eligibility to apply for registration as a midwife should refer to the Bachelor of Midwifery (1354).

Related programs

Code Program title Campus Intake
3310 Graduate Certificate in Primary Maternity Care (this program) Online Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
5655 Master of Primary Maternity Care Online Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
4172 Graduate Diploma of Primary Maternity Care Online Exit point only

Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.

Attendance information

This program is offered part-time only via online delivery and can be completed over two or three trimesters depending upon the courses completed within the program.

Managing study interruptions

Leave of absence: Students may not take a leave of absence in this program without the prior approval of the Program Director. The Program Director will review applications for leave of absence relative to the maximum time available to complete the program, professional registration requirements and employment requirements (if applicable).

Pathways to further study

Students with a Graduate Certificate in Primary Maternity Care may apply for admission to the Master of Primary Maternity Care (5655).

Fee-paying postgraduate (domestic) students

Indicative annual tuition fee

The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.

The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.

Tuition fees
  • A fee-paying postgraduate student pays tuition fees.
  • Students are liable for tuition fees for the courses they are enrolled in as at the census date.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program prior to 2014 is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student commenced the program.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program from 2014 onwards is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student is enrolled.

Program fees for the Graduate Certificate in Primary Maternity Care (3310)

Year of study Fee category/Band Fee per CP Tuition fee 40cp
2020 Fee Band 19.5 $243.75 $9,750.00
2019 Fee Band 18.0 $225.00 $9,000.00
Tuition fees for your degree program
Changing programs

If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.

Further information