University of New England

Master of Disability Practice

University of New England
Institution rating
4.4
Duration
6 yearspart-time
Study mode
Online
Next start date
October

Why study this course

  • Expand your knowledge and gain specialised skills in disability management
  • Learn what it takes to successfully deliver and coordinate disability services
  • Study the business issues facing the disability sector and prepare for the NDIS

Entry requirements

For entry into this course students must have completed the following:

  • Hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification in a relevant discipline*; OR
  • Hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate in a relevant discipline*; OR
  • Hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours in a relevant discipline*; OR
  • Hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification or an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma, in a non-relevant discipline; OR
  • Have a minimum of three years' full-time (or equivalent) relevant professional experience and training, taken in the past 10 years**

*Relevant disciplines include but are not limited to: Business, Counselling, Disability, Education, Health, Law, Management, Medicine, Psychology, and Social Work.

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.

What you’ll learn

Become trained in:

  • Advanced knowledge of disability management
  • Clinical practice and case management
  • The digital technologies required for effective communication
  • Using creativity and judgement to analyse problems
  • Working independently and with others to generate solutions
  • Critically evaluating social, cultural and ethical issues that emerge in this sector

Enquire with University of New England or visit their website 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 you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Enquire with University of New England or visit their 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, University of New England 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 University of New England or visit their website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Student ratings of University of New England courses

University of New England
4.4
(215 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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479
316
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
92%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
91%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.4
Course content compared to what was expected
4.4
Balance between theory and practical work
4.1
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.4
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.4
Assistance to help you find a job
3.4
Quality of online study portal
4.5
Transparency of course fees
4.5

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Support and delivery

When you study with UNE you will have access to:

  • Options to study on-campus or online
  • A personal and flexible learning approach
  • Academic staff who are passionate about what they teach
  • A free and confidential UNE counselling service
  • UNE Safety Shuttle bus which runs all year round, picking up students from various points on campus and transporting them safely to a location within the town boundary via the residential colleges

Find out more about this course

University of New England

Master of Disability Practice

You may wish to discuss the following with University of New England:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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University of New England

Master of Disability Practice

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