Graduate Diploma of Midwifery, Monash University

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Graduate Diploma of Midwifery for 2015


Why study Graduate Diploma of Midwifery?

This course enables students to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to gain endorsement to practice as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

It is designed to prepare midwives who are able to demonstrate clinical leadership, technological expertise and complex decision making in the provision of high-quality, cost-effective care for women and their families. Students undertake four specialist units focusing on woman-midwife partnerships, extending midwifery partnerships, midwifery and maternity in context, and becoming a midwife.

NOTE: This course will not be taking a 2015 intake.


Entry requirements

View entry requirements and applications for domestic students

Fees for 2015

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
Commonwealth supported place not offered for this course.

Domestic fee per 48 credit points
48 credit points represents a standard full-time course load for a year
$ 19,500 AUD

The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.


First Semester (March)



Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Course code: 1240

CRICOS code:

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Clayton: telephone +61 3 9905 5328, email


Sorry, this course is not currently available to International students.

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Admissions information for domestic students

Entry requirements

Minimum entrance requirements

Students must have a bachelors degree, a current registered nurse practising certificate and at least one year of professional clinical experience. Affiliated hospitals provide employment and clinical support. Students are required to apply directly to the hospital to secure their position in the course.

Extra requirements

Application letter

Current CV

Certified copy of current nurse registration certificate

Letter of support from employer

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.


Semester one (March)

Applications for this course are made directly to the department.

Semester two (July)

Applications for this course are made directly to the department.