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University of Tasmania

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Graduate Certificate in Public Health

  • Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Public Health program develops foundation competencies required for effective public health practice in Australia and globally.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
0.5 - 2 years full-time
Course Code
M5W
Study Mode
Online, In person
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
International Fees
$30,950 per year / $15,475 total

About this course

The Graduate Certificate in Public Health program develops foundation competencies required for effective public health practice in Australia and globally. It encourages students to think broadly about the factors that affect health and wellbeing including social, environmental, cultural, economic, political and structural determinants.

The program also aims to empower students as practitioners who can address public health challenges via public health practice that is culturally competent, collaborative, evidence-based and builds capacity for public health action. This program is relevant to those who work within public health as well as those wanting to move into the field of public health.

Entry requirements

The College of Health and Medicine may accept as a candidate for the Graduate Certificate in Public Health a person who: has completed an undergraduate degree from an Australia university, or AQF7 level or the equivalent standard in any other institution.

Candidates for the award shall complete the award requirements, as hereinafter prescribe, in not less than one semester of full-time study [or its equivalent] and not more than two calendar years, from the time of first enrolment.

Study locations

Hobart

Distance Hobart

Online

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at University of Tasmania.
84.1%
Overall satisfaction
73.3%
Skill scale
69.4%
Teaching scale
95%
Employed full-time
$107.7k
Average salary