Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education (90210)


How to apply

In addition to the attachments required in the application form applicants who are not graduates of this University must submit an original transcript or certified copy of their academic record for all tertiary qualifications to date.

Key information

  • 24 credit points
  • 1 semester full time /  up to 2 years part-time
  • Course code: 90210
  • Intake periods: Beginning of year only
  • Fees

Important dates


Applications are accepted until late January


Semester One 2013: 25 February

This course 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 the health professions.

The course explores teaching and learning, assessment, research methods in health professional education and offers participants a range of options in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

Course outline

Completion of a total of 24 points comprising three core units and one unit chosen from among the approved list of options

Admission requirements

The degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from this University, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty; or a nursing or allied health degree from this University or another recognised institution; or a level of health-related education and a duration and level of professional experience which, in the opinion of the Faculty, would enable the applicant to complete the course

English Language Competence

All UWA coursework programs have a minimum level of English language competence necessary, for both Domestic and International students.

Course enquiries

Course Director

Professor Sandra Carr
Email: sandra.carr@uwa.edu.au

Course Administrative Officer

Ms Caroline Martin
Phone: (+61 8) 6488 6881
Email: caroline.martin@uwa.edu.au