Master of Public Health

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Course Type
Professional Training Course
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Course Fee

Course Overview

Are you interested in developing health- promoting environments, identifying public health priorities, generating initiatives for policy and action, and developing interventions that ensure equity in the health system? Then our Master of Public Health is for you. This course will help you develop an understanding of global public health challenges. Many students study this course to progress in their current roles or to obtain senior positions. The degree is ideal for both clinical and non- clinical health professionals, as well as graduates from a wide range of other fields who are looking for

Who should take this course

The program is designed for anyone who is interested in postgraduate studies for public health, given that they meet the entry requirements for the program.


Master of Public Health

Course content

This course is comprised of 16 credit points, including:

  • 8 core units
  • 8 elective units.

You will learn strategies and practical techniques to take action on these challenges, prevent diseases, and promote the conditions that optimise population health.

About Course Provider

Deakin University aims to be a catalyst for positive change for the individuals and the communities it serves. This will be achieved by ensuring our teaching, research, partnerships and international programs are relevant, innovative and responsive. By pursuing these objectives, Deakin aspires to be recognised as Australia’s most progressive university.

Deakin University is proud to be recognised as an organisation that offers a friendly and supportive working environment. Our staff are committed to genuinely making a difference to thousands of people's lives by contributing to excellence in their education. We acknowledge the importance of providing a dynamic and diverse working environment and strive to offer variety in day-to-day roles as well as various career and professional development opportunities to assist staff to grow and progress their careers. Deakin University staff have the opportunity to interact with colleagues from a diverse range of cultures and professional backgrounds, all who share a common interest in lifelong learning. Furthermore, our staff enjoy the physical location and natural surrounds of our working environments, which they report as enhancing their job satisfaction.

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