Advance your skills as a health professional responding to the growing challenges of a diverse ageing population with a course in gerontology at CQUniversity.

Our postgraduate gerontology courses are designed to focus on the agency of the older person, their complex care needs including dementia and cognitive decline, polypharmacy and safety issues, governmental policies, standards of care and accreditation requirements. Our graduate diploma course progresses your skills further and is fully responsive to the findings of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety (2018).

Offering the flexibility to study online, part-time this course is designed to suit a wide range of professionals including nurses, allied health professionals, administrators and managers.


There are 2 courses in total.
  • 1 years part-time
  • Level 8: Graduate Certificate
  • Online
  • Domestic and International
  • 2 years part-time
  • Level 8: Graduate Diploma
  • Online
  • Domestic and International