Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education

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Award granted Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education
CampusThis course is only offered in Cloud (online) mode
Duration1 year part time
Deakin course codeH520

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education at Deakin University prepares health professionals for specialty practice in diabetes education. The course is conducted by the School of Nursing and Midwifery.


On completion of the Graduate Certificate course, students are eligible to continue studies towards the Graduate Diploma of Nursing Practice and/or the Master of Nursing Practice.

Professional recognition

The course is Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) accredited.

Fees and charges

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Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

The course comprises four 1-credit-point units. Students seeking ADEA credentialing must take a one week clinical practicum and attend a five day workshop on the Melbourne Burwood Campus.

Course structure

Trimester 1

HND701Unit description is currently unavailable

HND732Unit description is currently unavailable


Trimester 2

HND702Unit description is currently unavailable

HND731Unit description is currently unavailable