Queensland University of Technology Online

Graduate Certificate of Domestic Violence

Queensland University of Technology Online
Duration
6 monthsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
April

Why study this course

  • Learn about the impact of domestic violence and the characteristics associated with domestic homicide and suicide.
  • Gain specialised knowledge which could be used in a range of counselling or law and enforcement roles.
  • Familiarise yourself with the tools and services that are available to those in need.

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Entry requirements

To gain entry to the Graduate Certificate of Domestic Violence you must:

  • Have completed a recognised Bachelor degree (or higher) in any discipline; OR
  • Have completed a recognised Diploma (or higher) in nursing, education, psychology, social work, law, criminology, conflict management, dispute resolution, community services; AND have 2 years of full-time work experience working with victims, perpetrators or others affected by domestic violence; OR
  • Have 5 years of full-time work experience working with victims, perpetrators or others affected by domestic violence including at least 1 year of full-time experience in middle or upper management or a policy role.

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

In this course you will learn about:

  • Ethical and professional communication
  • Reducing risk
  • Working with victims of domestic violence
  • Problem solving and analysis

Enquire with Queensland University of Technology Online to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with Queensland University of Technology Online to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Queensland University of Technology Online can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Enquire with Queensland University of Technology Online to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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Support and delivery

A range of support options

Access a team of student advisers who are available seven days a week for extended hours. They are on hand to help you with a range of issues from essay writing problems to IT questions.

You will also have access to a range of resources to help you achieve your study goals. Discussion boards, study groups and research assistance are all available so you can find the right support for your needs.

Expert advisers

Each unit that you undertake will be led by an Online Learning Adviser. Each adviser is an expert in their field, brings years of industry experience and is specially trained to teach online students. They are available to help you with your assessments and to help find practical applications for the content you learn.

Join an online community

By studying with QUT Online you will join a network of like-minded students. Get involved in private messaging and discussion boards and start networking with fellow students who have similar career goals and challenges.

Find out more about this course

Queensland University of Technology Online

Graduate Certificate of Domestic Violence

You may wish to discuss the following with Queensland University of Technology Online:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)

Submit an enquiry direct to Queensland University of Technology Online.

Find out more about this course


Queensland University of Technology Online

Graduate Certificate of Domestic Violence

Submit an enquiry direct to Queensland University of Technology Online.