Graduate Certificate of Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action

Take the first step in a rewarding and exciting new career in development with this part-time, online Graduate Certificate of Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Action course from Deakin University. 

Designed for students seeking to work to meet our biggest development challenges head-on, this industry-relevant course - developed in association with Save the Children - will equip you with the skills, knowledge, qualities and experience required to succeed in the challenging and dynamic area of international development and humanitarian action. 

In this course, you'll build advanced knowledge in key areas of development - including food security, disaster risk reduction, gender and economics - and distinguish development from humanitarian intervention. You'll have opportunities to reflect and interrogate, and will develop advanced skills in analysis. 

Delivered part-time and online, this course offers a flexible and low-intensity introduction to this exciting field - helping you to get qualified and start your new career without interfering with your life.

With this qualification, you'll take your very first step on an exciting, challenging and ultimately rewarding pathway to working professionally in international development - enhancing your career and advancing human outcomes for all. 

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  • Awarded by

    Deakin University

  • Qualification

    Graduate Certificate

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    FEE-HELP may be availableUpfront payment

  • Duration

    1 year part-time

  • Start date

    3 intake dates each year - enquire today!