Graduate Certificate in Public Health
- Effective from: 2020
- Approved Abbreviation: GradCertPubHlth
- Western Sydney University Program Code: 4705
- AQF Level: 8
This program applies to students who commenced in 2020 or later.
The Graduate Certificate in Public Health comprise subjects that provide students with a range of critical, research and practical skills in the areas of public health and policy analysis, epidemiology, and biostatistics. The program will suit students who seek an introduction to public health. It also provides an entry point to the Graduate Diploma in Public Health for those who wish to continue on their professional development journey with further studies.
Six months full-time or One year part-time.
Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.
|Online||Full Time||Online||See above|
|Online||Part Time||Online||See above|
|Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road||Full Time||Internal||See above|
|Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road||Part Time||Internal||See above|
Applicants must have either:
An undergraduate or master degree in any discipline
A Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate in any discipline and two years full-time equivalent work experience in a relevant health-related discipline
Three years full-time equivalent work experience in a relevant health-related discipline.
Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application.
Applications from Australian and New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent resident visas must be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). Use the links below to apply via UAC or Western Sydney University. Applications made directly to Western Sydney do not have an application fee.
Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local and International applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.
|PUBH 7016||Introduction to Epidemiology||10|
|PUBH 7033||The Social Determinants of Health||10|
|PUBH 7031||Health Systems and Policy||10|
|HLTH 7008||Introduction to Biostatistics||10|
|Total Credit Points||40|
Students: for further information on recommended progression please click the below link