Master of Public Health - Coursework, Master | The University of Western Australia | Perth, Australia
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Master of Public Health - Coursework

24 months
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40500 AUD/year
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About

This two-year Master of Public Health - Coursework course from The University of Western Australia is ideal for international students and can include a dissertation and practicum.  It provides graduates with a suitable background and generalist qualification for a career in Public Health.  

Overview

This Master of Public Health - Coursework course from The University of Western Australia is suitable for graduates from any field, seeking a career in the health industry as a professional public health practitioner or researcher. You will gain a strong foundation in the core fields of epidemiology, biostatistics, qualitative research methods, health economics and health promotion, plus the broader social context in which health programs are planned, delivered and evaluated.

The Master of Public Health with Specialisation offers the chance to specialise in Public Health Foundations, Applied Public Health or Public Health Methodology.

This course is available by: coursework only, coursework and 24-point practicum, coursework and 24-point dissertation, or coursework and 24-point practicum and 24-point dissertation.  

Students may choose a research project that includes conducting a review of a body of scientific literature, writing a literature review and a detailed project proposal, development of instruments, an ethics committee application and preparing an analysis plan.

Career Pathways

This course provides graduates with a suitable background and generalist qualification for a career in public health research or practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology 
  • Health Program Evaluation 
  • Public Health  
  • Health Promotion
  • Research Conduct and Ethics
  • Public Health Field Trip 
  • Genetic Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 66 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 075827C  

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—

  • a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; or
  • a Graduate Certificate in Population Health Studies 91230, Graduate Certificate in Environmental Health 92210, Graduate Certificate in Communicable Diseases Epidemiology 91220, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent.
  • Applicants who have or have had a progress status of 'Suspended' or 'Excluded' against courses 91550 or 92560 are not eligible for admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 81000 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National Commonwealth supported students: $8,825.24

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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

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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