Everything you need to know as a first-time student.
Information and support for postgraduate study.
Courses, supervisors and your life as a researcher.
Discover our campuses, courses and entry requirements.
Step-by-step application guides for our courses.
Get financial support for your studies. Find a scholarship that's right for you.
Options like part-time, external and online study can help you tailor how you learn.
See where our graduates are now, and where your studies can take you.
Our executive education courses give you the skills you need to lead in a fast-paced world.
Boost your career or extend your skills with a short course or unit.
Our free online courses are open to everyone.
We're constantly moving forward in our research output, commercialisation and collaboration. Find out how you can join our research community and bring innovation to the real world.
Considering research with us? Here's what to expect.
Our strengths and achievements, research projects and activity, and research institutes, centres and groups.
Apply for scholarships for research study, or competitive grants as a professional researcher.
Our researchers work in supportive and established networks.
We value and promote integrity and ethical responsibility in all research we conduct.
A selection of world-class research from our research centres and groups.
We collaborate with industry partners to research solutions for real-world problems, and to give our students hands-on experience in the workplace.
Work with our students and graduates, sponsor scholarships, prizes or events, or become an industry partner.
We offer commercial research and consultancy services, research commercialisation, and workplace training and development.
We're working with a range of industry partners and collaborators.
Our customised executive education equips your employees with tools and inspiration to give your organisation a real edge.
We offer short courses to help you advance your career and expand your skills.
An innovative app to help maximise wellbeing and resilience has been developed using QUT research and expertise in partnership with the AFL Players’ Association and funded by the Movember Foundation.
We are a highly successful and globally positioned Australian university with an applied emphasis in courses and research.
Make a real impact by giving to QUT and supporting our students, researchers and community.
Our history, key statistics, sustainability initiatives and programs and Indigenous acknowledgement.
Meet our staff and executive team.
Our awards, accreditation details, research rankings and scholarly achievements.
Our plans for expanding our university's achievements in learning, teaching and research.
Policies, procedures and annual reports.
What's on at QUT.
Want to work with us? See available jobs.
Our campuses and facilities, including maps, research locations and public venues.
Email: email@example.com Phone: +61 7 3138 2000
Our graduates run successful businesses, conduct ground-breaking research and make significant contributions to their communities.
We celebrate our alumni with annual awards for graduates and students.
Get involved with QUT by engaging with and supporting our current students.
Once you've graduated, we encourage you to keep in touch with the QUT community and your fellow alumni.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +61 7 3138 4778 Mon-Fri, 8.30am-5pm
Darryl McDonough has been named Alumnus of the Year as well as the Faculty of Law Outstanding Alumni Award Winner.
Step-by-step guide to applying as an international student.
We offer scholarships for international students to help with study and living costs.
You may be able to meet with a QUT staff member or official representative in your city.
Find out more about living and studying in Brisbane.
While you're studying here, you can access a range of support services to help you adjust to life in Brisbane.
Come to QUT for one or two semesters.
Freecall: 1800 181 848 (within Australia)
Phone: +61 3 9627 4853 (outside Australia)
Ask us a question online
Subscribe for email updates
Leading law academic Professor Matthew Rimmer says the weekend trade talks involving Pacific Rim countries highlighted the key divisions and differences between the remaining 11 nations, after the departure of the United States under President Donald Trump.
Email: email@example.com Phone: +61 7 3138 2361
You are here:
Register your interest for future courses.
As a health professional, you will build your contemporary knowledge and skills required to care for people with severe dementia and their families. In particular, we will focus on the highly specialised care needs of people with severe dementia and their families and use innovative learning activities to enhance your evidence-based knowledge and clinical skills in this area.
There are two levels of enrolment for this course:
This level is open to anyone who wants to undertake professional development in the area of dementia care. You don't need to be eligible for postgraduate study.
You may only enrol in this level if you have a formally recognised undergraduate university degree in a health-related discipline. Before choosing to enrol in the postgraduate level of the course, you are reminded that the assessment items for this level of enrolment are designed to meet requirements associated with a postgraduate unit of study.
This course is conducted in a fully external mode over 14 consecutive weeks. You are not required to attend the university campus over the duration of the course.
Registrations are now closed for 2017.
Further courses are planned for 2018. Dates to be confirmed.
Registration fees to be confirmed.
2017 fee: $1,350 (GST included)
Fees include access to:
If you successfully complete this course and you're accepted into the Graduate Certificate in Nursing, you can apply for credit (advanced standing) for one elective unit worth 12 credit points.
For registration or payment queries, contact Continuing Professional Education.
For more information about course content or assessment, contact the course coordinator Sandra Jeavons.
Each of the four modules focuses on a specific area of learning and the associated reading and extracts are essential for that module. You should also complete readings from additional sources.
Successful completion of this course will enable you to:
Each of the two levels has three assessment items to be completed and submitted, as outlined below.
You must submit and pass all assessment items to receive a grade and QUT-endorsed Certificate of Completion for this course. Detailed instructions on how to complete all assessment items will be provided as part of the course materials. The course coordinator will assist you to successfully complete each assessment item. You're strongly encouraged to keep in regular contact with your course coordinator (via telephone and/or email) over the duration of the course.
Prepare short-answer written responses to a set of questions about key concepts covered in Module 1 (word length = maximum of 850 words; weighting towards final mark = 40%).
Prepare a detailed case study illustrating a palliative approach for a person with severe dementia (word length = maximum 2,500 words; weighting towards final mark = 60%).
Write four entries in responses to four discussion forum activities (i.e. one per course module) (word length = approximately 150 words per entry; weighting towards final mark = Pass/Fail)
Assignment 1: Critically review selected research articles in the area of palliative care for persons with severe dementia (word length = maximum 2,500 words; weighting towards final mark = 40%).
Assignment 2: Develop an education resource for staff involved in the care of persons with severe dementia and/or their families (word length = maximum 3,000 words; weighting towards final mark = 60%).
Assignment 3: Write four entries in responses to four discussion forum activities (i.e. one per course module) (word length = approximately 150 words per entry; weighting towards final mark = Pass/Fail)
When you successfully complete the four modules and pass all assessment items you will receive a QUT-endorsed certificate of completion.
The content, structure and materials for this course have been designed by dementia education specialists at Dementia Training Australia (DTA). DTA is based at QUT. You will enrol via the QUT Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Program and will be taught by staff from DTA.
Email Continuing Professional Education to register your interest for future courses, and we'll contact you when dates are confirmed and registrations open.
When you register for the course, you will create an account with us. You'll need to pay your fees online by credit or debit card.
You will be able to access your account, including your invoice, using your email address and password.
FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are not available for Continuing Professional Education courses.
To cancel your registration, you must apply in writing to the course manager at Continuing Professional Education.
If you cancel before the course start date, you'll receive a full refund minus a $100 administration fee. Access to online course material will no longer be available when you cancel your registration.
No registration refunds will be made once the course has started (except in exceptional circumstances with supporting evidence).
We reserve the right to cancel the course under certain circumstances, such as low registration numbers. If this happens, we will advise you as soon as possible and give you a full refund. We are not responsible for any expenses you may have incurred if the course is cancelled.