GC044 - Graduate Certificate in Careers Education and Development

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RMIT program code: GC044
Plan name: Graduate Certificate in Careers Education and Development
Plan code: GC044DE
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24

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2020 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following. All courses listed may not be available each semester.

  Stage A

A standard part-time enrolment is two courses (24 credit points) per semester.

Please note, although a campus location is listed, all courses are completed online.

Please note that since these courses are offered online, you do not need to timetable into the courses through myTimetable, however you do need to enrol into the courses as listed below.

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Stage A

The program is offered in part-time mode (select 2 courses per semester).

If you wish to study full time you must contact the program manager for special permission. (email susan.mate@rmit.edu.au)

Semester One - select two courses

HWSS2240 Practices in Career Design

(Class No. 3785)

HWSS2241 Applied Professional Practice in Career and Life Design

(Class No. 3786)

HWSS22244 Vocational Assessment (only offered in Sem 1 for re-enrolling students)

(Class No. 3794)

HWSS2242 Narrative Approaches to Career Counselling (only offered in Sem 1)

(Class No. 3787)

Semester Two - select two courses


HWSS2240 Practices in Career Design

(Class No.3787)

HWSS2241 Applied Proessional Practice in Career and Life Design

(Class No. 3788)

HWSS2243 Design Thinking for Learning Work and Life (only offered in Sem 2)

(Class No. 3789)

Stiudents must successfully complete 48 credit points to complete the program.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code


Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Practices in Career Design12HWSS2240City Campus37853787
Applied Professional Practice in Career and Life Design12YesHWSS2241City Campus37863788
Narrative Approaches for Career Counselling12HWSS2242City Campus3787
Design Thinking for Learning Work and Life12HWSS2243City Campus3789

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Program Manager
Dr Susan Mate
Ph. +61 3 9925 1522
Email: susan.mate@rmit.edu.au

Program Administration Officer
Joan Dias
Ph. +61 3 9925 7412
Online Enquiries: RMIT Connect Portal


Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.


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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.


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