By choosing Monash for your undergraduate degree, you can be sure you've taken the first step to a successful career in public health and the clinical health sciences.
The School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (SPHPM) is one of the largest schools of public health in the Asia Pacific Region. It is part of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, which is ranked 35 in the world in clinical medicine. Based at the Alfred Hospital, Australia's leading research hospital, we provide undergraduate students with the knowledge, skills and attributes for a successful career in public health and the health sciences. Our teaching is led by nationally and internationally recognised educators and health professionals, with student resources designed to promote life-long learning. Our programs qualify students for a wide variety of careers and opportunities as well as further study.
SPHPM courses offered in 2018
Information about our courses offered in 2018:
Information for current students:
- Bachelor of Public Health Science (M20023)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences (M2002)
- Bachelor of Health Science (3882)
- Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Social Work (3870)
- Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Business (4503)
Interested in public health?
Click here to view all the units that we teach. These units can be chosen as part of your electives in your degree.
Our Honours program offers a career path into many areas of public health and clinical research. The School runs three Honours programs.
- Bachelor of Health Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours) (Medical Students only)
Further information can be found at the SPHPM Honours Program webpage
Summer Vacation Scholarship Program
The SPHPM scholarships run over the University's summer vacation period. These projects are open to students enrolledin Bachelor of Public Health Science, Biomedical Science, Medicine and Health Science teach-out degrees.
Further information can be found at the SPHPM Summer Vacation Scholarship Program webpage.
SPHPM Teaching & Professional Staff
Please click here to see a list of key SPHPM staff in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.