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Studying this Graduate Certificate in Forensic Mental Health program through Open Universities Australia will give you the education and training required to work with criminal offenders who have mental health problems.
You will gain a thorough understanding of the relevant policies and legislation for forensic mental health administration. This forensic mental health course will teach you how to specifically cater for forensic patients.
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Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this program:
In this graduate certificate program, you will study:
Upon completion of this graduate certificate program, you will have the education and skills to be a professionally recognised forensic mental health specialist at an advanced level. This forensic mental health course will build upon your existing education and training, giving you specialist skills in patient management.
After studying this graduate certificate course, you may be eligible to continue to a Master of Forensic Mental Health program.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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