18 months
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29712 AUD/year
23040 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Public Health offered by the University of Wollongong is a specialised degree for students who wish to pursue research careers in public health, or whose future career will require them to interpret and apply the findings of research. It is intended for students who are from public health disciplines and want to enhance their research and career prospects.

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Overview

As a result of COVID-19, this course is currently being offered via remote (online) study. Please enquire with UOW regarding delivery modes for future sessions.

The Master of Public Health offered by the University of Wollongong is a flexible degree designed to give students a broad introduction to public health and to provide the skills and knowledge to define, critically assess and resolve public health issues within a community. This flexible and interest driven program allows students to develop, analyse and implement policy, and to plan and evaluate health services and programs whilst catering for their individual career goals.

What you will study

The program is structured in a manner that responds to the constantly changing health and social issues both at local and international levels. The degree is composed of eight core public health subjects, plus a choice of one of three specialisations comprised of four subjects. The specialisations available are Health Promotion, Food and Health, and Public Health Research.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Academic Skills for Postgraduate Social Science Students
  • Health in All Policies
  • Social Complexities and Health
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Health Research Methodology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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.
86
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to the Master of Public Health requires a Bachelor degree from any discipline.
  • CRICOS: 084771F

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29712 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44568 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    23040 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34560 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 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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