Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Environmental Health Sciences

University of Queensland

12 months
17768 AUD/year
13460 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Examine environmental health risks facing the modern world, and develop the ability to manage these complex public health challenges with the Environmental Health Sciences program from University of Queensland.


This 6-month interdisciplinary program is an entry point for those looking to develop a foundation of knowledge in environmental health risks, how they affect public health and how to create viable solutions.

During the Environmental Health Sciences program from University of Queensland, you'll complete 4 courses that cover key areas of environmental health risk assessment and communication. You'll also have the option to choose from a range of electives, which allows you to develop your own specialist knowledge.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Environmental systems specialist
  • Environmental scientist
  • Senior research technician
  • Environment reporting and analysis specialist
  • Environment consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk Communication
  • Environmental Health Risk - Biological Hazards
  • Environmental Health Risks - Chemical Hazards
  • Environmental Health Risks - Physical Hazards
  • Climate Science and Policy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


8 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 098323D

An approved degree, or A post-secondary qualification and a minimum of two years full time (or equivalent) experience working in an environmental health or related public health setting, as approved by the Executive Dean. A degree in one of the following disciplines would normally meet the 'approved degree' requirement:

  • Nursing
  • Paramedicine
  • Environmental technology
  • Medicine
  • Environmental Management
  • Public Health Management
  • Environmental Science
  • Science.
  • Health Sciences

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17768 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17768 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13460 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13460 AUD per year during 12 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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