Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics)

Not offered in 2017



This course is not available for domestic application for 2017. Please revisit this page in August 2017 for 2018 availability.

Available to:
Domestic students only.
Location:
  • National-other locations
Duration:

2 years part-time

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The Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) will introduce students to a range of ethical issues touching directly on the provision of healthcare services.

It is designed for people with leadership and educational roles in health and aged care.

More specifically, the Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) will:

  • introduce students to the study of ethics
  • introduce students to a range of ethical issues in healthcare, in a Catholic context
  • equip students to engage in reasoned and well-informed debate on the ethical issues implicit in and arising from their professional work.

2 years part-time

Campus availability

  • National (Multi-mode) - (Application not available)

Study mode definitions

Attendance: Face-to-face and/or via video conference, at an ACU campus or another location.

Multi-mode: A combination of Online and Attendance (including examinations, practicums, residentials, etc.).

Online: Fully online (including assessments).

Deferment

No deferment available.

Credit Points

40

Course Units (Subjects)

Schedule of Unit Offerings
National
  • Semester 1 - Not on offer
  • Semester 2 - Not on offer
  • Average first year fee: $12600 Fee-Paying (indicative only)
Important Note on Fees

All costs are calculated using current rates and are based on a full-time study load of 40 credit points (normally 4 units) per semester.

A student’s annual fee may vary in accordance with:

  • the number of units studied per semester;
  • the choice of major or specialisation; and
  • elective units.

The University reviews fees annually.

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics), an applicant must have completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline and be either:

  1. a graduate with up to three years' professional experience in business or health care (eg doctors, nurse managers, nurses, mission directors, health care administrators, psychologists, counsellors, social workers, members of ethics committees); or
  2. a healthcare professional with five or more years relevant experience; or
  3. a senior healthcare professional nominated by his or her employer to undertake the course.


This course is not available for domestic application for 2017. Please revisit this page in August 2017 for 2018 availability.

Contact ACU Executive Education for further details on entry requirements for this course.
Email: acuexecutiveeducation@acu.edu.au
Phone: 02 9739 2837 / 0488 975 355

Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) provides entry to the Graduate Diploma in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics)

For more information or to enrol contact ACU Executive Education:
Email:acuexecutiveeducation@acu.edu.au
Phone: 02 9739 2837 / 0488 975 355

Domestic Students

The Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) will introduce students to a range of ethical issues touching directly on the provision of healthcare services.

It is designed for people with leadership and educational roles in health and aged care.

More specifically, the Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) will:

  • introduce students to the study of ethics
  • introduce students to a range of ethical issues in healthcare, in a Catholic context
  • equip students to engage in reasoned and well-informed debate on the ethical issues implicit in and arising from their professional work.

2 years part-time

Important Note on Fees

Contact ACU Executive Education for further details on entry requirements for this course.
Email: acuexecutiveeducation@acu.edu.au
Phone: 02 9739 2837 / 0488 975 355

Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics) provides entry to the Graduate Diploma in Philosophy (Healthcare Ethics)