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La Trobe University

  • 24% international / 76% domestic

Online Master of Public Health

  • Masters (Coursework)

Solve public health challenges

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
12 months full-time (12 month duration is based on students who have completed a cognate degree with honours year)
Study Mode
Intake Months
Mar, Apr, Jul, Sep
Domestic Fees
$55,200 total

Study locations


What you will learn

Course outcomes

You'll learn:

  • Systems thinking
    Understand how the systems in our society are intrinsically linked to the health of individual people.
  • Epidemiology and biostatistics
    Learn how to gather and interpret health data and improve health outcomes for your community.
  • Approaches to public health
    Understand how theoretical principles can help you solve public health problems.
  • Policy and practice
    Learn how to create policies that can improve health outcomes and develop practices that promote better health in your community.
  • Leadership
    Develop the confidence to lead public health initiatives.

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.

Career pathways

Career outlook: solve complex public health challenges

Graduate ready to work in the sector you choose. You can be confident taking positions in healthcare, community, research and policy with titles like policy, evaluation or health promotion officer, researcher, community development worker and more. The projected job growth rate for health management careers is 18.6% and Payscale reports they earn an average salary of $99,750.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at La Trobe University.
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Employed full-time
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