Deakin University

Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

Deakin University
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
1.5 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
March

Why study this course

  • This course is designed for Registered Nurses who are interested in registration as a Midwife.
  • Gain practical experience in a variety of maternity services.
  • Study foetal and placental development, care of women during labour, and complexities of maternal health including gestational diabetes.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Registered Nurse, Midwife, Nurse, Clinical Nurse, and 6 more.

Recognition

On successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply for endorsement as a Midwife through the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

Entry requirements

Current registration as a Nurse

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely 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.

Course price

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

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Deakin University's website 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, Deakin University 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.


Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Graduate Diploma of Midwifery have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Registered Nurse
$70k4,732
Midwife
$85k515
Nurse
$70k6,255
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Student ratings of Deakin University courses

Deakin University
4.3
(865 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
89%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
88%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.3
Balance between theory and practical work
4.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.3
Assistance to help you find a job
3.3
Quality of online study portal
4.5
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

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  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

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