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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Health Promotion

Flinders University

6 months
18750 AUD/full
13176 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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The Health Promotion program from Flinders University aims to provide you with the knowledge and skills to incorporate the principles of public health into specific fields of practice in order to reduce inequalities in health care access and health outcomes.  

Visit the official programme website for more information


In Australia, these principles include:

  • maximising consumer and community participation to enable individuals and communities to be better informed and to be involved in health care decisions
  • encouraging partnerships between health and non-health sectors to ensure full use of resources
  • fostering self-management and self-reliance to increase knowledge, skills and confidence in individuals, groups and communities
  • promoting health and disease prevention to attain and sustain good health and well-being. 

Your career 

Public health has become an increasingly significant focus of government plans worldwide, initiating developments at local and national levels within multiple healthcare settings. Graduates of the Health Promotion program from Flinders University are expected to progress into employment in public health policy, management and practice.

Potential occupations include:

  • public health officer
  • nutrition advisor
  • public health senior consultant
  • health promotion planning and evaluation officer
  • health information officer
  • health and safety manager.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing  
  • Health Promotion in Public Health 
  • Managing Chronic Conditions - Self-Management Support Approaches  
  • Advanced Epidemiology  
  • Qualitative Research Methods 
  • First Nations Health and Wellbeing  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


18 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 073816M  

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification and have their candidature approved by the Dean (Education).
  • The Graduate Certificate articulates with the Master of Public Health program and credit is normally given for appropriate topics completed in the graduate certificate.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18750 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18750 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    13176 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13176 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National: $8,021 (Commonwealth supported) 

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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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