Graduate Diploma of Public Health

Western Sydney University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00917K; 02851G (WS, The College)

This program in public health is designed for health professionals who wish to extend and consolidate both practical and research skills for public health practice. For this, students will study a wide range of evaluation processes and research methods such as public health and policy analysis, epidemiology and biostatistics. Practical program skills are developed in community development and health promotion units.

Designed for

Health professionals who wish to extend and consolidate both practical and research skills for public health practice

Structure

80 credit points

Subjects

  • A global perspective on social determinants of health
  • Introduction to biostatistics
  • Introduction to epidemiology
  • Public health, Policy and society.

Standard entry requirements

Undergraduate or master degree in any discipline or Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate in any discipline and 2ys FTE work experience in a health, welfare or aged care discipline.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Parramatta International: $30,114 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
WSU Online International: $30,114 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years

Further information

Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof can be found on the Universities Admissions Centre website (UAC).

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