Take a role in transforming a society that recognises older people as active contributors for the betterment of themselves and their communities.
Our online Graduate Diploma in Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability program offers practitioners and professionals, currently involved in the planning and provision of services to aged communities, increased skills.
Postgraduate Information Sessions
Advance your career or kick-start it in a new direction with Postgraduate study at Western.
Streaming live from May, we’ll be discussing course content, admission requirements and career outcomes.
Register now for our upcoming Postgraduate Nursing and Midwifery Information Session at 5pm on Tuesday, 15 June to explore where Postgraduate studies can take you.
Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability at Western
Aimed at facilitating a sustainable environment for individuals to age successfully, this program adopts a strength-based approach in addressing real-life challenges related to health and wellbeing, housing, transportation, use of technology, civic participation, cultural diversity and social inclusion.
This online program also provides an entry point to the Master’s degree for those who wish to pursue their professional development in the ageing sector.
Fees and delivery
Standard fees: $19,280*
This course is only available to domestic students.
Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.
Start your unlimited journey today.
Ageing, Wellbeing and Sustainability Career Opportunities
Manage the overall priorities, staff and processes for a team or a site. You are expected to have previous experience in the area.
Disability Services Managers
Manage the delivery of individual or group support in a home care, community or residential setting. This includes managing the overall priorities, staff and processes for a team.
Identify individual needs and preferences; plan, organise and coordinate activities and experiences; and develop, assess and review programs.
Day-to-day delivery of individual or group support in a home care, community or residential setting, coordinating people and resources and ensure that each individual’s care and wider needs are met.
Apply now and start your unlimited journey.
*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.