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6 months
22470 AUD/full
19400 AUD/full
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The Graduate Diploma of Public Health from Torrens University Australia will equip health professionals from a broad range of backgrounds with the knowledge and skills to address public health challenges.

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The Graduate Diploma of Public Health from Torrens University Australia is aimed at experienced health professionals looking to build upon their knowledge, skills, and career prospects in the field of public health, this fully online course is also a pathway into the Master of Public Health.

Learning outcomes

  • Negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Assess, analyse, and communicate public health information
  • How to achieve organisational and community goals
  • Design and apply intervention strategies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics for Public Health
  • Leadership and Effecting Change in Public Health
  • Health Systems and Economics
  • Health Policy and Advocacy
  • Global and Environmental Health Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines





English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed qualification at AQF level 7 (bachelor degree) or above from an Australian University or an equivalent overseas higher education qualification and at least three year’s work experience.
  • Applicants without formal qualifications at AQF7 or above may be considered for entry to the Graduate Certificate of Public Health on the basis of a combination of formal (below AQF7) or non-formal qualifications and seven years of relevant experience in a health professional role.
  • Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis. Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate will allow automatic entry to the Graduate Diploma or Master of Public Health with 100% credit

CRICOS: 097406J

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22470 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22470 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    19400 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.


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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