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Primary Health Care

Western Sydney University

18 months
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About

The Primary Health Care program at Western Sydney University provides a focus on the knowledge and behaviour required to be a primary health care provider in a changing community environment. Opportunities will be provided for you to undertake in-depth study into aspects of primary health care that are relevant to specific areas of work and practice.

Overview

The Primary Health Care program at Western Sydney University can take your career to the next level. Get the skills, knowledge and understanding to become a leader in primary health care.

You will complete the following units of study: Primary Health Care and its Applications; Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care; Health Promotion: A Primary Health Care Approach; Approaches to Epidemiology; Supporting Individuals and Communities in Crisis; Mental Health for Communities; Health and Socio-political Issues in Aged Care; Leadership and Change; Collaborative Inquiry for Primary Health Care Action; and one elective.

Postgraduate Information Evenings are held throughout the year, and give you the opportunity to meet academic and professional staff as well as ask questions about courses, admission and fees. These evenings give you a better understanding of course content and delivery, what to expect from postgraduate study as well as career outcomes.

Your career

As a graduate in primary health care, you can look forward to career opportunities in:

  • Community health
  • Mental health care services
  • Disability services
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Aged care services

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Primary Health Care and its Applications
  • Cultural and Social Diversity in Health Care
  • Health Promotion: A Primary Health Care Approach
  • Approaches to Epidemiology
  • Supporting Individuals and Communities in Crisis
  • Mental Health for Communities
  • Health and Socio-political Issues in Aged Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider No: 00917K

Candidature for admission to the Master of Primary Health Care is based on the following requirements:

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in health-related sciences (AQF Level 7 or equivalent), such as medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, pathology, optometry, nutrition, human science, naturopathy, complementary medicine, nursing, psychology, health science, sports science or physiotherapy.
  • Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29280 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29280 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    29280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29280 AUD per year during 18 months.

Funding

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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