Public health is the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health by improving social and political systems. It includes environmental, economic, technical, educational and legislative measures.
The Bachelor of Applied Public Health from Australian Catholic University offers up to 200 hours of valuable professional placements, concentrated in the third year of studies. Some placements will be available during summer recess, and there are opportunities for interstate or international experience.
Graduates can enter a wide range of public health careers, such as:
- public health project officer or advocate
- community development worker
- policy analyst
- program evaluator
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- Globalisation, Environment and Health
- Public Health Research Methods
- Public Health Economics
- Public Health Emergency Response
- Public Health Community Engagement
- Applied Public Health
- Applied Public Health Communication
- Public Health Advocacy
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesPublic Health Health Sciences Epidemiology View 345 other Bachelors in Health Sciences in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants require the equivalent of an Australian Year 12 Certificate.
- Applicants must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy and require an academic IELTS minimum overall score of 6.5 (with a minimum score of 6.0 in all bands), or an equivalent acceptable test score as outlined in the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy (Schedule 3).
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International25064 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25064 AUD per year during 36 months.
National9164 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9164 AUD per year during 36 months.
In a CSP, the Australian Government subsidises the cost of your course. You’ll pay the remainder, known as the student contribution amount.
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.