Graduate Certificate in Fieldwork Practice
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Postgraduate - fee paying students
Annual course fees are calculated based on a standard annual study load of 48 credit points.
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.
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If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.
(a) a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA with the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the Level 3 units of a major;
(b) a level and duration of education, professional experience, and demonstrable life skills considered by UWA to be sufficient to permit satisfactory completion of the course.
Ranking and Selection Process
Online preparation questionnaire.
Expressions of Interest
How to apply
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Fieldwork can be demanding and poses unique research challenges as well as risks to the security and safety of the researcher and research participants.
The Graduate Certificate in Fieldwork Practive will prepare you to undertake detailed fieldwork research with vulnerable research participants and/or for extended periods overseas or in less secure and/or complex and hostile environments.
About The Course
- Available 2019
- Semester 1, Semester 2, Winter 2018.
- Variable – approximately 8 contact hours plus own study time
- This course is not available to international student visa holders
Postgraduate coursework degrees and combined (coursework and research) degrees comprise a number of units. Refer to the course structure for more information.
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