Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Administration requires 1 year of full-time study (or the equivalent part-time). The course is offered by the College of Business, Government and Law. The course articulates with the 18 unit Graduate Certificate in Public Administration or the Graduate Certificate in Public Policy and the 72 unit Master of Public Administration and 72 unit Master of Public Policy and the sequentially developed topics enable progression through the three awards. The course is also available as an exit award from the 72 unit Master of Public Administration and 72 unit Master of Public Policy, subject to meeting the requirements in the Program of Study below. In order to be able to exit with the Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Administration students must indicate their intention to not proceed with the primary degree and request that they exit with the Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Administration. It is planned that this course will be offered in the Adelaide CBD in future years
Students complete four core (compulsory) topics and four option topics chosen from a range of option topics available. These topics aim to provide an understanding of the key theoretical concepts, major historical themes and significant current issues in public administration. This graduate diploma articulates into the Master of Public Policy and Master of Public Policy.
Standard entry requirements
- Applicants must normally hold a bachelor degree or equivalent qualification
- Or have a Graduate Certificate in Public Policy, a Graduate Certificate in Public Administration, a Graduate Certificate in International Relations.
|Campus||Fees||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Bedford Park||International: $33,900||Yes|