As the first bachelor degree in the world to embrace ‘Big Picture’ Learning Design, this program allows you to choose what, how and when you learn.
That means you can tailor your degree and forge a career path based on your aspirations in protecting and promoting the health of communities.
With multiple opportunities to participate in work experience, leadership programs and volunteer work, this degree will accelerate your professional development and future career readiness.
The need for additional members in the public health workforce continues to rise which means graduates in the field are highly sought after.
Upon completion of the Public and Community Health program at University of Newcastle , graduates will have the skills and knowledge to work in a range of interdisciplinary roles in non-government organisations, primary health care organisations, Aboriginal health, local councils, public health and health promotion units.
Typical roles include:
- Health Educator
- Health Promotion Worker
- Public Health Program Manager
- Environmental Health Officer
- Community Development Worker
- Community Health Officer
- Project Officer
- Data scientist
- Health Administrator
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- Aboriginal Studies
- Studies in Population Health and Health Promotion
- Strategies for Health Behaviour Change in the Community
- Interpersonal Skills for Professional Practice
- Policy Development, Program Management and Evaluation
- Global Health Systems and Policy
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- 36 months
- 96 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.
DisciplinesPublic Health Health Management Health Sciences View 288 other Masters in Health Sciences in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 0100480
- Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.
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International33250 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33250 AUD per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Newcastle
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
We have many scholarships available for international students. Some are awarded automatically if students meet eligibility criteria on applying. Other scholarships require a specific application and provide a higher level of scholarship benefit, up to and including full tuition covered. Please review the specific program of interest to see what you could be eligible for.
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.