Master of Public Health

Griffith University

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

This program will help students to develop and further their career in public health practice, research and/or management. It allows students to re-orientate their 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. Students will focus 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. Students will learn how 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 international health and provides them with the opportunity to focus their public health studies by selecting a range of electives in areas such as public health nutrition, health promotion, climate change, international health, environmental health, and health services management.

Designed for

Professionals eager to enter or advance in public health or in developing research skills


120 credit points


  • Public health

Standard entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a related field
  • Or hold a suitable qualification (GCert, GDip or Honours degree) in a related field
  • Or GCertPubHlth with a GPA of 4.0

Study pathways

Students who successfully complete the Dissertation pathway will be eligible to apply for entry to Higher Degree Research (HDR) program. The level of achievement in the Dissertation and the overall Masters program will determine which HDR program the graduate is eligible to apply for entry.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Gold Coast International: $30,500 No information available No No information available
Gold Coast International: $45,750 No information available No
  • Full-time : 1 to 1.5 year
  • Part-time : 3 years
South Bank, Qld College of Art International: $45,750 No information available No
  • Full-time : 1 to 1.5 year
  • Part-time : 3 years

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.

Become a member

Already a member? Login Forgot password?

Join the conversation