Deakin University

Master of Health Promotion

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

The Master of Health Promotion gives you the skills and platform to create healthy social and ecological environments for whole populations. You will develop skills and knowledge in health program planning, evidence-based strategies, policy, advocacy and research to prevent, minimise and respond early to health issues and their underlying causes.Want an internationally recognised qualification that opens the door to a career that builds strong and just communities?Health promotion contributes to social change for improved health outcomes, especially for marginalised and disadvantaged communities. Preventative action saves health dollars as well as promoting wellbeing. With a Master of Health Promotion, you can be a key player in creating social and environmentally just and equitable communities. You’ll graduate with a valuable set of analytical, creative, advocacy, planning and communication skills that prepare you to lead the way in health promotion, locally and globally.

Structure

16 credit points. The course comprises 8 core units (these are compulsory) and 8 elective units (which must include a minor or major project). The exact number of credit points you study depends on how much credit you receive as recognition of prior learning (RPL).

Subjects

  • For information on major subjects please contact Health enquiries at health-enquire@deakin.edu.au

Standard entry requirements

Entry will be based on performance in Bachelor degree or higher in any discipline or evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement.

Recognition

Graduates may be eligible to apply for membership of the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) and the International Union of Health Promotion and Education.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) No
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years
Melbourne Burwood Domestic: $52,528
International: $76,112
No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Further information

For other information please contact Health enquiries at health-enquire@deakin.edu.au

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