Courses & Units

Graduate Certificate in Flexible Learning and Simulation for Health Professionals (H5H)

This interdisciplinary course is offered part-time only over 1 year or 2 semesters. It is open to all health professionals employed or wishing to be employed in an educational capacity within the clinical area. The maximum time for completion is 3 years. The course is offered from Launceston, Hobart, Cradle Coast and interstate.

Please note that Graduate programs are offered subject to student demand and the availability of School of Health Sciences resources.

Duration

1 Years full time

Up to 3 Years part time

Location

Distance Launceston

ATAR

See entry requirements below


Course intake

Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
Distance Launceston

Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone: 1300 363 864
Email: Course.Info@utas.edu.au
Online: Enquiries


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Duration

1 Years full time

Location

Distance Launceston

Academic Requirements

See entry requirements below

CRICOS

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Course intake

Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
Distance Launceston

Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone:+61 3 8676 7017
Online: International enquiries


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Course objectives

The School of Health Sciences, in collaboration with cooperating health care agencies, aims to create an educational environment which values critical, reflective thinking, life-long learning, acquisition of generic attributes and professional development. The primary course objective is to equip students with the fundamental knowledge, skills, capabilities and awareness to deliver flexible learning and use simulation in their teaching practice.

Course structure

Schedule

The primary aim of this unit is to enable students to create and deliver flexible learning materials to a diverse range of learners. Students in this unit are expected to be health professionals who incorporate teaching into their practice. In…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Students undertaking this unit will examine theories and develop skills in the practical application of simulation to replicate and teach aspects of health care practice. Simulation will be explored in relation to the type of knowledge, skills, attitudes or behaviours…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 1
Cradle CoastSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit consists of three modules.The first module introduces students to the core principal and theories of learning and teaching. Moduletwo enhances students' skills by exploring methods of teaching, and adapting teaching to a wide range of audiences and working…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonSpring school (extended)

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will provide students with the opportunity to apply theories of teaching and learning in simulated as well as health care settings. Knowledge and skills will be further developed through examining practical issues related to assessing learners as well…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Graduates may find employment in educational roles within health care facilities.

Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree or have qualifications and experience deemed to be the equivalent, and be employed in a health related field.

Credit Transfer and Articulation

Fees for domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.