Graduate Certificate in Research

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00219C

The Graduate Certificate in Research (GCR) will provide you the opportunity to acquire advanced research skills which can be applied in a range of disciplinary contexts. This course is aimed at professionals in a range of industry, government and community settings, and the course content is able to be tailored to suit your current employment context and/or areas of research interest. The qualification can be taken in full or part time mode. Domestic students may study from any campus location or by distance education. International students may study at any campus or in off-shore distance mode. To complete the course, a candidate will compile a series of research portfolio activities during a minimum period of six-months full-time, or the equivalent part-time.New applicants may apply at any time of the year and continuing candidates will be re-enrolled at the beginning of each academic year. The coursework in which GCR candidates enrol are graded. Successful completion of the GCR will provide you with an entry pathway into a masters by research, and possibly a doctoral degree, subject to achieving a minimum 6.0 GPA.

Structure

1 unit (24 credit points)

Standard entry requirements

  • To be eligible for entry to this course, a student will be required to demonstrate- a completed bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college, or equivalent
  • Or- a recognised diploma (or equivalent vocational training qualifications) together with a minimum three years relevant professional experience
  • Or- a minimum of five years relevant professional experience AND formal skills or training to satisfy the Research Higher Degrees Committee of their capacity to undertake the qualification.Students applying on the basis of experience may be required to provide evidence of writing skills.English RequirementsIELTS Academic average 6.5 with no band less than 6.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Adelaide International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Brisbane International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Bundaberg International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Cairns International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Emerald International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Gladstone Marina International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Mackay City International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Melbourne International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Rockhampton City International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Rockhampton North International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Sydney International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
CQUniversity Townsville International: $11,712 Yes
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 1 year
Online Study International: $11,712 Yes
  • Part-time : 1 year
  • Online/Off-campus : 6 months

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