Graduate Certificate in Professional Learning

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





1 year part-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

$9,500.00* per year (more)
* 2018 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree or higher


Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 2, 2018 (more)

Applications close

Sunday, 17 June 2018

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

The Griffith Academic Calendar is changing in 2017. It is moving from semesters in 2016 to trimesters in 2017. In considering your study options you will need to select semester for 2016 and prior years and trimester for 2017 and onwards. Find out more on the Griffith Academic Calendar.


To be eligible for the award of Graduate Certificate in Professional Learning (GCertProfLearn), a student must acquire 40 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 30 credit points for core courses and
  • gain 10 credit points for an elective course.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 8 - Graduate Certificate.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 7172EDN Understanding Continuing Professional Learning  10
Tri 1 7173EDN Designing for Innovation and Change  10
Tri 2   Elective course (see Note 1) 10
Tri 2 7174EDN Actioning Change in Professional Contexts  10

Note 1: Students may select an elective from a postgraduate coursework program or a course approved by the Program Director.