Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies (GCertAlcDrugSt)

Program Code

GCADS

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies is designed to assist a range of professionals attained an advanced level of understanding of drug effects, the nature of addiction and current principles of management of alcohol and drug problems. This program is only offered on a part-time online basis via distance education with no requirement to attend classes or examinations at the University of Adelaide.
The Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies is an AQF Level 8 qualification and is only offered part-time with an expected duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 12 units.

Courses to the value of up to 12 units may be taken from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PHARM 7011EX Drug Effects and Biology of Addiction 6
PHARM 7012EX Pharmacotherapy and other responses to drug problems 6