Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Clinical Epidemiology

University of Newcastle

6 months
18370 AUD/year
9740 AUD/year
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The Clinical Epidemiology program from University of Newcastle provides health care professionals with an introduction to clinical epidemiology. You will learn basic research skills and obtain fundamental principles of clinical epidemiology, which can be applied to your current profession.


You will learn to apply the principles of epidemiology and biostatistics in a practical manner to improve your clinical decision making and develop your research skills to investigate clinical and population based health problems.

Why study with us?

  • Increase your career potential - the practical skills and knowledge you will gain in this program will allow you to expand your capabilities and work to a new level of expertise.
  • Flexible study options - you can choose to study full-time or part-time to suit your professional and personal needs. Our advanced online learning system gives you the flexibility and support to study anytime.

Career opportunities

The Clinical Epidemiology program from University of Newcastle will provide you with an understanding of epidemiology which can be applied to your current career in health sector. As a graduate, you will have basic research skills, a fundamental understanding of epidemiological concepts and knowledge of the application of methods in biostatistics.

Possible career paths may include:

  • epidemiology research
  • academia
  • Policy Advisor
  • health related industries

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics 
  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Advanced Epidemiology
  • Research Protocol Design
  • Health Economics and Finance
  • Health Promotion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


40 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 095233G

  • Minimum of a three year undergraduate degree in a field such as mathematics, science applied science, nursing, medicine, pharmacy, allied health, psychology, sociology and social/behavioural science. Applicants with degrees in other fields or equivalent qualifications will also be considered for entry to the degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18370 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18370 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    9740 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9740 AUD per year during 6 months.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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