University of Southern Queensland USQ

Graduate Diploma of Public Health

University of Southern Queensland USQ

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

Upskill with the Graduate Diploma of Public Health and contribute to public health solutions, practice and research. Study the social, behavioural, and environmental determinants of health, as well as epidemiology and different health systems. Learn to apply relevant health promotion and health protection concepts to improve population health through advocating and enabling changes in economic, cultural and physical environments. Study online with the online education experts and fit study into your life.

Structure

  • The Graduate Diploma of Public Health consists of 8 units comprised of:- 4 core courses worth 6 units (2 courses worth 2 units each)
  • - 1 research course
  • and- 1 elective.

Standard entry requirements

- Completed a 3-year or 4-year bachelor degree, or equivalent, in the area of health with a 4.8 GPA or higher;or- completed a 3-year or 4-year bachelor degree, or equivalent, in a different discipline with a 4.8 GPA or higher, and completed 1 year of full-time work experience in a healthcare setting;or- completed USQ's Graduate Certificate of Public Health with a 4.8 GPA or higher.

Study pathways

USQ's Graduate Certificate of Public Health is a pathway to study the Graduate Diploma of Public Health and the Master of Public Health.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 1 year
  • Online/Off-campus : 0.5 years

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