The University of Notre Dame Australia

Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing

The University of Notre Dame Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 01032F

The Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing & Allied Health is designed for Registered Nurses and mental health professionals who wish to develop their skills in the area of psychiatry. This interdisciplinary program has been developed after extensive consultation with the mental health profession. Graduates are able to work in a variety of hospital and primary health settings.

Designed for

Registered Nurses looking to develop their knowledge and consolidate skills to function at an advanced level of practice


Units of Credit 100


  • Mental Health Nursing

Standard entry requirements

To be eligible for admission to The University of Notre Dame Australia, all applicants must meet the University’s minimum requirements for admission. The requirements for admission are detailed in the University’s Policy: Admissions. Specific Program Requirements for Admission To be eligible for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Mental Health applicants must also meet the following specific requirements. Current licence to practise as a registered nurse, or practitioner with an Australian regulatory authority or full membership of an appropriate Australian or Professional organisation.

Study pathways

The Graduate Certificate will facilitate the nurse to advance towards higher postgraduate qualifications such as the Graduate Diploma of Nursing and to a Master of Nursing (Coursework).

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Fremantle International: $36,699 No
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 0.5 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 0.5 years

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