Improve the health of future populations with the globally-focussed ANU Master of Public Health.
Through this Public Health (Advanced) program at the Australian National University, you’ll gain an understanding of contemporary public health issues, and learn practical techniques for analysing public health problems.
- Explain and apply an understanding of the socioeconomic, behavioural, biological, and societal determinants of health and disease.
- Understand the factors affecting the aetiology, incidence, and prevalence of major health problems in populations
- Understand the factors affecting the need, demand, and use of health care and public health services
- Critically read and evaluate quantitative and qualitative research findings contained in medical, public health and social science journals.
- Apply analytic tools to defining and describing public health problems.
- Demonstrate creativity, inquisitiveness, and evidence-based rigour in the application of public health problem-solving skills.
- Communicate effectively and persuasively, both orally and in writing.
- Integrate knowledge and research methods skills to address a research question.
- Apply advanced research methods skills through a sustained piece of scholarship.
The Master of Public Health is designed for health professionals seeking a qualification to equip them for management; graduates wanting a qualification in public health practice; and health administrators and policy workers needing a qualification to assist their career.
Master of Public Health graduates can use the program as a stepping stone into global health or medicine, including with the World Health Organisation. Some choose to specialise as epidemiologists.
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- Qualitative Methodologies for Health Research
- Spatial Population Data Analysis
- Global Population Health
- Health Promotion and Protection
- Analysis of Public Health Data
- Outbreak Investigation
- Public Health Surveillance
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Health Management Health Sciences View 281 other Masters in Health Sciences in Australia
- At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry.
- Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent in a cognate discipline with a minimum GPA of 5.5/7.0.
International48000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 48000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National33600 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 33600 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
- ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.
- Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are. Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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