James Cook University

Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

James Cook University
Institution rating
4.0
Duration
1.5 yearspart-time
Study mode
Online
Next start date
February

Why study this course

  • Advance your nursing career and gain the skills to register as a Midwife.
  • Benefit from clinical placements, residential schools and intensive studies in Indigenous and rural health.
  • Graduate with up-to-date knowledge of current technologies, procedures and research.

Career Insights from SEEK

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

Recognition

This course is accredited by Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC).

Entry requirements

  • Current nursing registration; AND
  • Bachelor degree in a health related field; AND
  • Employment in a midwifery unit

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 James Cook 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, James Cook 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 James Cook 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
$70k4,846
Midwife
$85k515
Nurse
$70k6,367
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Student ratings of James Cook University courses

James Cook University
4.0
(205 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
86%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
84%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.1
Course content compared to what was expected
4.0
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.1
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
3.2
Quality of online study portal
4.1
Transparency of course fees
4.0

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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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