Whether you already work in public health or want to move into this field, our course can prepare you for contemporary public health practice that addresses traditional and emerging issues that threaten to negatively impact communities and the environment.
The Public Health course from Curtin University teaches students a range of conceptual knowledge and practical skills to support public health action across educational, organizational, socio-economic, environmental and political domains to improve population health. You will gain thorough grounding in the major areas of public health with content scaffolded across the course to enhance your learning. In the second year you will have the opportunity to carry out research with an academic supervisor or enhance your practice and leadership skills.
- Learn to measure public health and explore major problems in both developed and developing countries.
- These courses will teach you how to effectively plan, implement and evaluate public health programs in a variety of settings.
As a graduate, you may work in a number of fields, including health administration, protection or promotion. You may work in the public sector or with nongovernment organisations, such as the Heart Foundation, Cancer Council and Red Cross; or with research institutes, universities and international bodies, such as the World Health Organization.
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- Epidemiology and Evidence
- Global Public Health Challenges
- Health Promotion Strategies and Methods
- Organisation of Health Care Systems
- Quantitative Methods
- Politics and Power in Public Health
- Public Health Protection and Control
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Health Management Health Sciences View 376 other Masters in Health Sciences in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 064462G
- A bachelor degree from a tertiary institution preferably in health, education, behavioural sciences, social sciences or management.
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International37400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 37400 AUD per year during 24 months.
National22800 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22800 AUD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Perth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.