May 2, 2017 @ 9:00 am Australia/Melbourne Timezone
Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health
23 Lennox St
Richmond VIC 3121
Jolyon Burford
03 9418 9995


Course participants are from a broad range of disciplines including communications, education, management, medical, nursing, allied health and health promotion. This allows participants to benefit from exploring health literacy from a multi-disciplinary perspective.


Demonstrated Course outcomes

Research undertaken by the School of Population and Global Health at Melbourne University highlights positive outcomes of previous courses including:

  •  Creating immediate outcomes at the individual and organisational level
  • Transfer of training knowledge and increased capacity to implement health literacy concepts
  •  The embedding of health literacy organisationally into standard practice
  •  The development of Health Literacy working groups/committees
  •  Developing leadership in Health Literacy across organisations


Course structure

The course consists of 4 Modules delivered over 8 months. Each Module consists of a full-day
workshop and related activities such as pre-reading and project work. Summaries of the learning
outcomes of each module are located at the end of this document.



The cost of $1480 (inc. GST) per participant includes:

  • four full-day workshops including course materials and health literacy resources,
  • project support and advice throughout the course,
  • executives and participants’ forum,
  • opportunities to network with health literacy leaders throughout Victoria.


Dates & Times

Workshops run from 9am to 4pm on the dates below.

  • Module 1: 02 May
  • Module 2: 18 July
  • Module 3: 10 October
  • Executives Forum: 14 November

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