Graduate Certificate in Autism Diagnosis
School of Psychology (M304)
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Careers and further study
Take your studies to a new level with a postgraduate degree and discover what career opportunities lie ahead.
Graduates will develop specialist knowledge and clinical skills required to participate in team-based diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). These capabilities will be invaluable for students seeking a career in working with children with autism.
Fees and scholarships
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Postgraduate - fee paying students
Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.
The University of Western Australia welcomes applications from international and domestic students. If you’re interested in studying this course, find out the admission details below.
(a)(i) a bachelor's degree in speech pathology, medicine, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; or
(ii) an accredited bachelor's honours degree in psychology, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;
(b) evidence of having at least three months of full-time equivalent experience working directly with children or adolescents, as recognised by UWA;
(c) a satisfactory personal statement, as recognised by UWA;
(d) two satisfactory referees, as recognised by UWA;
(e) a curriculum vitae summarising relevant occupational and practical experience, as recognised by UWA.
(2) Invitation to attend an interview will be based on assessment of (1) (a), (b), (c), (d), and (e), in alignment with the interview quota for the year.
(3) Eligible applicants who are interviewed will be assessed based on the personal qualities considered desirable by the selection panel.
(4) Admission will be awarded to the highest ranked applicants under (1) and (3) who fall within the intake quota for that year.
Ranking and Selection Process
How to apply
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About The Course
- Available 2017
- Semester 1
- Please refer to the UWA handbook.
Postgraduate coursework degrees and combined (coursework and research) degrees comprise a number of units. Refer to the course structure for more information.