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Units in second semester 2021 may be delivered online and in alternative formats whilst restrictions in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic are in place.

Indigenous Mental Health

Undergraduate Major

MJRU-IDMHL

Major
Indigenous Mental Health Worker Major (AssocD)
Credit
200

Outline

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This Major provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in Indigenous Mental Health. It aims to empower and strengthen the well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach that encompasses traditional healing practices in the context of mental health best care and treatment modalities. This Major will provide students with comprehensive mental health strategies, skills, knowledge and treatment methodologies to engage and inter-relate with Aboriginal community mental health patients who may be suffering with a mental health illness.

How to apply

This major sits within the degree Associate Degree in Indigenous Professional Practices. To apply for this major, you will apply for the Associate Degree in Indigenous Professional Practices. In step 3 of the application process, you will be asked to confirm the major you wish to study.

Applying as a postgraduate student is easy. For information tailored to your situation, visit our easy to follow instructions to get your application started.

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Advanced standing

At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.

You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.

If this applies to you, you can apply for credit for recognised learning (CRL), which means your previous study is recognised and matched against a similar unit in your intended Curtin course.

A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.

CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.

Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:

Email: crl@curtin.edu.au

Tel: 1300 222 888

CRL search

Fees & charges

Please view the Associate Degree in Indigenous Professional Practices degree for indicative fees.

How to apply

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  • Curtin course code: MJRU-IDMHL
  • Last updated on: August 3, 2021