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Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies

Degree Type Graduate Certificate

Duration 6 months (part-time equiv.

SATAC Code 3GC012

CRICOS 999999A

The Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Studies presents students with the chance to develop a deeper understanding of drugs and alcohol, and the ways in which addiction can be treated.

This flexible online certificate is ideally suited to professionals who wish to gain a solid foundation in addiction studies while maintaining regular work commitments in Australia or overseas. Offering a strong academic grounding with a unique and advanced biological focus, the program teaches students to collect and appraise information and to effectively communicate their knowledge and passion.

The certificate will be beneficial to a range of professions that interact with drug and alcohol addiction, including medical practitioners, nurses, psychologists, social workers, pharmacists, educators, law enforcement officers, counsellors, and project and policy officers.  

The program is coordinated by experts in addiction and students are guided through rich online content that allows them to gain a global perspective of addiction issues.

The University of Adelaide is committed to regular reviews of the courses and programs it offers to students. The University of Adelaide therefore reserves the right to discontinue or vary programs and courses without notice. Please read the important information contained in the disclaimer.

Last updated: Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017