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Graduate Diploma in Public Health

GradDipPubHlth(Curtin) - GD-PUBHL Health Sciences
Location Bentley
Study method Full-time or part-time
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Study mode On-campus, online and partially online
Intake February or July
Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

This fully online, multidisciplinary degree is designed for health professionals seeking to develop their skills and knowledge in public health, while continuing to work. If you already work in public health, or want to move into this field, this course can prepare you for advancement in your organisation or field, providing you with practical skills and helping you to broaden your knowledge and skill set.

You can gain a thorough grounding in the major areas of public health the course core units, which include epidemiology and biostatistics, health promotion, health policy, public health nutrition and climate change.

This course builds upon the curriculum of the Graduate Certificate in Public Health.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A bachelor degree or equivalent, preferably in a health sciences field, behavioural science, education, social science or management. Those with other qualifications and expertise will be considered, but may be required to complete additional bridging units which will extend the course duration.

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Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2017 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $22,500*

Fees are indicative only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Credit for previous study

Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.

Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

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