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Health Promotion, Postgraduate Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #151 (ARWU) , | Online
Our postgraduate health promotion courses emphasise a preventative approach to healthcare, and will develop your knowledge and skills in the major principles of health promotion, as well as prepare you with the ability to apply this knowledge in diverse settings.


Through a combination of practical skills, theory and research opportunities, this course will prepare you to practice health promotion in a range of environments such as workplaces, schools, local and state government, non-government organisations and academia.

It is possible to exit this course with a Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion once you have completed certain units.

Upon graduation you are eligible for membership of the Australian Health Promotion Association, the Public Health Association of Australia, and the International Union for Health Promotion and Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Health Promotion Strategies and Methods
  • Introduction to Health Promotion
  • Introduction to Health Economics
  • Diversity and Difference in Health Promotion
  • Politics and Power in Public Health
  • Contemporary Practice in Health Promotion
  • Public Health Practicum
  • Drugs Policy and Public Health
  • Health Research Methods

                    Detailed Programme Facts

                    • Programme intensity

                      You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

                      • Full-time duration 12 months
                    • Credits
                      200 alternative credits
                    • Languages
                      • English
                    • Delivery mode
                      On Campus, Online
                      • Time flexibility
                      • Attendance
                        No Attendance
                      • Teacher support
                        Continuous support with feedback on request
                      • Student interaction
                        Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

                    English Language Requirements

                    You need the following IELTS score:

                    • Minimum required score:


                      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

                    Academic Requirements

                    • Completed a bachelor degree awarded by a recognised tertiary institution. 
                    • English language proficiency
                    • Certified copies of all your previous qualifications.

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International Applies to you

                      36600 AUD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 36600 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
                    • National Applies to you

                      22400 AUD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 22400 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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