Become a qualified, in-demand health professional.
Diabetes is one of the world’s fastest-growing public health issues. The chronic disease threatens human life and often reduces overall quality of life.
Learn about the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the disease and its sociocultural and psychological effects. You’ll also discover techniques for effective diabetes management and prevention through education.
Studying diabetes with Deakin means you’ll be joining the first and longest-running diabetes education course in Australia, and gaining access to a unique partnership with clinical diabetes services.
Accredited by the Australia Diabetes Educators Association, the Graduate Certificate of Diabetes Education qualifies eligible graduates to register as a CDE.
1 year part-time
$11,300 AUD (total tuition fee) $2,825 AUD (price per program)
Deakin offers a range of scholarships. If you’ve got something special to offer Deakin – or you just need the financial help to get you here – we may have a scholarship opportunity for you. Search or browse through our scholarships.
What are the learning outcomes?
Apply diabetes-specific knowledge and understanding of evidence-based practice that comply with organisational, legal and business requirements by evaluation and interpretation of literature to manage acute and long term complications.