Master of Mental Health Practice

Program code

5625

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 to 1.5 years full-time

Credit points

120

Indicative fee

$6,684.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual CSP fee

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Admission requirements

  • Related Bachelor degree or higher (4.0 GPA)

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Commencing in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2020 (more)

Applications close

Friday, 31 January 2020

My details

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

 

To be eligible for the award of Master of Mental Health Practice (MMentHPrac), a student must acquire 120 credit points as prescribed below:

  • Practice stream:
    • gain 100 credit points for prescribed core courses
    • gain 20 credit points for listed electives.
  • Dissertation stream:
    • gain 70 credit points for prescribed core courses
    • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective (from List A)
    • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective (from List B)
    • gain 30 credit points for the dissertation.

To be eligible for the award of Master of Mental Health Practice (MMentHPrac), a student admitted with 40 credit points of advanced standing must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

  • Practice stream:
    • gain 60 credit points for prescribed core courses
    • gain 20 credit points for listed electives.
  • Dissertation stream:
    • gain 30 credit points for prescribed core courses;
    • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective (from List A)
    • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective (from List B)
    • gain 30 credit points for the dissertation.

This degree may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur.

Exit point

To be eligible to exit the Masters program with the Graduate Diploma of Mental Health Practice award, a student must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 70 credit points for prescribed core courses and
  • gain 10 credit points for a listed elective.

The Graduate Diploma exit point is not available to students admitted to the Masters program with advanced standing.

Students who exit with the Graduate Diploma will not be eligible for re-admission to complete the Master of Mental Health Practice.

To exit, a student should apply for a program transfer.

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 9 - Masters Degree (Coursework).

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.