Master of Global Public Health

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This program will commence from Trimester 1-2019. This program helps you to develop and further your career in public health practice, research and/or management. It allows you to re-orient your work interests in health to disease prevention and health promotion and is widely recognised both nationally and internationally as the public health credential for careers in public health. The program focuses on the socio-ecological model of public health that emphasises and analyses the important interactions between the social, biological, economic and environmental determinants of health. They enable you to apply this analytical skill set to plan, implement and evaluate population based interventions that protect and promote health. The program has a strong focus on global health and provides you with the opportunity to focus your public health studies by selecting from a range of electives in areas such as public health nutrition, health promotion, climate change, international health, environmental health, and health services management. <h4>Duration</h4> The Master of Global Public Health offers a range of different durations depending on your previous studies: <style> #qualTable, #qualTable td, #qualTable th { padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 10px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 10px; text-align: left; vertical-align: middle; border: 1px solid #ccc; } #qualTable { border-collapse: collapse; } </style> <table width="100%" id="qualTable <tr> <th>If you have:</th> <th>You may be eligible to complete this program in:</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Bachelor, related discipline</td> <td>2 years full-time or part-time equivalent</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Graduate Certificate, related discipline</td> <td>1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent (with 40 credit points of advanced standing or credit) </td> </tr> </table> <br>


  • Applied Field Methods in Public Health
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Dissertation Preparation
  • Environment and Population Health
  • Epidemiology: Principles and Practices
  • Foundations of Research Inquiry
  • Global Health Systems
  • Health Program Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Healthcare Systems
  • MPH Dissertation
  • Public Health Practice
  • Social Determinants of Health

Standard entry requirements

<p>Related Bachelor degree or higher</p>


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $40,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Online International: $40,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 2 years

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