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Master of Health Promotion

MHlthProm(Curtin) - MC-HLPROM Health Sciences
Location Bentley
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus or off-campus
Intake February
Duration 1.5 years full-time

Please note: the Master of Health Promotion is not available in 2017.

This course is designed to enhance your skills in health promotion and can help you to apply your skills in your workplace.

It covers contemporary issues in promoting health and preventing disease, covers underpinning theories and models, develops your research skills, and allows you to implement and evaluate health promotion programs in different settings.

The research component of the course is taken under appropriate academic supervision and tailored to meet your needs.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A relevant bachelor degree plus two years of subsequent work experience, which is assessed on the basis of job description, level of seniority and responsibility, work-based referee report, publications or other written reports, and short courses or conference attendance.

Please refer to the following statements before applying for this course


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 first year only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. 300 credits are needed to graduate from this course. 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)

Career opportunities

This course opens many doors to a career in health promotion. Upon graduation, you may choose to seek work at a ‘grass roots’ level developing community based health promotion programs; become involved in broadbased social marketing campaigns; or conduct health promotion intervention research.

Alternatively, you may wish to further your research career by applying for a doctoral course.

How this course will make you industry ready

This course has been designed in response to industry needs, and graduates will be well-placed to seek employment at a range of local, state, national and international government and non-government health agencies and organisations.

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