36 months
35216 AUD/year
27195 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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At Lifestyle Medicine from James Cook University you will advance and enhance existing health care with this exciting, innovative Masters degree — the only one in Australia offered under a school of medicine.


Lifestyle Medicine from James Cook University lets you experience high-quality teaching and programs, with opportunities to engage with innovation and entrepreneurship in the health, community and industry spaces. Critically investigate and assess lifestyle-related disease, including diverse models of care. Throughout your course, you’ll learn to apply theories in psychological, medical, nutritional and addiction science in a variety of health contexts.


There is an increasingly high demand for lifestyle and public health expertise in almost all health care industries, including primary care and tertiary hospital settings, community projects, industry, not-for-profit and government sectors. Graduates of JCU’s Master of Lifestyle Medicine will have the skills to consult and lead clinical and research programs in a variety of health care settings.

This course provides qualifications to support careers in clinical practice, public health, research, teaching, consultation for health care systems, occupational programs, industry and community programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Health Coaching and Behaviour Change
  • Models of Care and Innovation in Lifestyle Medicine
  • Lifestyle Medicine Assessment and Prescription
  • Development, Implementation and Evaluation of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Research Methodologies for Health Professionals

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a health discipline
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35216 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35216 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    27195 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27195 AUD per year during 36 months.

Estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee for domestic students for a full-time study load $8,021.00


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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