Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Give your current HR career a major boost by becoming proficient in contemporary Human Resource principles through completion of this 100% online Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion qualification from UNSW Online. Acquire a comprehensive toolkit to navigate modern workplace initiatives, encompassing employee well-being, engagement, sustainability, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. Develop expertise as a Human Resource Management specialist capable of guiding transformative initiatives at organisational, managerial, and individual levels.

The program, delivered entirely online in seven-week blocks, along with an orientation week, facilitates swift completion, allowing graduates to earn the Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in as little as eight months. Successful completion, with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65, opens a pathway for progression into the Master of Human Resource Management with a specialisation in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

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  • Qualification:
    Graduate Certificate
  • Study mode:
    Online
  • Payment options:
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    Self-paced; complete in as little as 8 months
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    UNSW Online
  • Location:
    Online
  • Career Outcomes:
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Give your current HR career a major boost by becoming proficient in contemporary Human Resource principles through completion of this 100% online Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion qualification from UNSW Online. Acquire a comprehensive toolkit to navigate modern workplace initiatives, encompassing employee well-being, engagement, sustainability, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. Develop expertise as a Human Resource Management specialist capable of guiding transformative initiatives at organisational, managerial, and individual levels.

The program, delivered entirely online in seven-week blocks, along with an orientation week, facilitates swift completion, allowing graduates to earn the Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in as little as eight months. Successful completion, with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65, opens a pathway for progression into the Master of Human Resource Management with a specialisation in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Eligibility

To do this course, you'll need:

  • A recognised bachelor’s degree (or equivalent qualification) in any discipline; OR
  • 3 years of relevant work experience in a commercial or public service organisation related to human resources or business; AND
  • To be proficient in the English language.

While completing this Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion qualification from UNSW Online, you will cover the following subjects:

Core courses

  • Employee Wellbeing and Engagement
  • Sustainability and HR
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Elective courses (choose one elective from the following list)

Human Resource Management elective courses

  • Human Resource Strategies
  • Introduction to Employment Law
  • Managing People and Organisation

Leadership and Organisational Development elective courses

  • Leadership Development
  • Organisational Development

Human Resource Analytics elective courses

  • Human Resource Analytics
  • Human Resource Information Systems
  • Introductory Data Analysis

Further elective courses

  • Attracting, Evaluating and Retaining Talent
  • Change Management
  • Managing Pay and Performance
  • Managing Yourself and Others

Study 100% Online with UNSW. A World Leader

UNSW is a globally recognised leader in education, with a focus on industry applicable programs. When you study online with UNSW, you can expect to learn from world-class academics and collaborate with ambitious, like-minded individuals.

Study at Australia’s Global University. Anywhere, anytime

Studying online at UNSW means that you have the flexibility to shape your studies to fit your life and career goals. The programs have been designed with busy working professionals in mind so you can study one course at a time, 100% online & accelerated, whilst working full-time.

Designed by Industry for Industry

The UNSW online programs have been developed in close consultation with industry experts equipping you with applicable and career-related skills. UNSW is ranked in the top 3 universities in Australia for graduate employability, and is 27th in the world (QS University World Rankings by Graduate Employability, 2020) with each program offering advanced disciplinary depth, giving you access to the latest thinking and current research.

Student Admissions Advisors:

Investing in the right program for you is important to us and we’re here to help you every step of the way. Our Student Enrolment Advisors are available to assist you with all your program and enrolment queries.

Student Success Advisors:

Studying online does not mean studying alone. We are here to help you make your difference. Throughout your study journey, you will be able to turn to your Student Success Advisor (SSA), who is committed to assisting you at every stage, from enrolment through to graduation. Your SSA is on hand to help with all non-academic queries by phone or email.

Where Will It Lead Me?

On successful completion of this course, you will gain a nationally recognised Graduate Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion qualification from UNSW Online. The knowledge you have gained through the course will ensure that you are in a position to effectively manage any company's culture to ensure modern principles of equity and inclusion are adhered to.

Curious about where a career in human resources could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Please enquire for total course costs.

The total indicative cost of completing your course depends on the elective subjects you choose to complete and any recognition of prior learning before the commencement of your studies. Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees.

Eligible students may be able to apply for a government loan scheme, FEE-HELP.

FEE-HELPYou may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

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, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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