Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
With a strong emphasis on research, this program provides professionals from multidisciplinary backgrounds with enhanced skills to pursue a career in public health.Gain the knowledge and skills in relation to public health principles, values, ethics, research and practice for improving population health status locally and internationally.
120 credit points over 1 year.
- Global health determinants
- Introduction to public health
- Health promotion
- Inquiry and analysis of literature
- Indigenous health.
Standard entry requirements
The Graduate Diploma of Public Health is located at Level 8 of the Australian Qualifications Framework as a sub-program of Master of Public Health.Most students are admitted on the basis of successfully completing a Graduate Certificate level qualification (or equivalent), for which up to 60 credit points is available or significant public health related experience.