Online Short Courses

Short Term Learning. Long Term Gain.

Whether you’re looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new, our range of Online Short Courses are ready for you. With courses available in Health, Information Technology, and Environmental Sustainability, there’s a range of options for you to explore. 

Delivered through an innovative model of focused, condensed learning, you’ll be able to ramp up your knowledge and learn new skills quickly – and even complete your studies in as little as 30 weeks. Study online where and when it bests suits you, no matter where you are across the nation. 

There’s a range of options for you to explore. See our course offerings below and contact us for more information.

Applications are now open.

Online Short Courses Information Session

To find out more about Online Short Courses offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Courses Information Session on Wednesday 7 April at 5pm.

What Online Short Courses do we offer?

Our online short courses will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or head in a whole new direction!

Click on the course name for more information. 

Undergraduate Certificates

What our students say about us

"My lecturers felt familiar and made me feel comfortable when approaching them for assistance, I found this very helpful in staying motivated and feeling supported."

— Juno Petherbridge. Undergraduate Certificate

"An excellent opportunity to learn from the experts in the field in a condensed format. It gives a thorough introduction into a new subject without the pressure of a long-term commitment."

— Daniel Portelli. Undergraduate Certificate.

Contact us

To discuss your study options, call our friendly Student Support Team on 1300 897 669 or email