Public Health - M6021

Public Health

Expert master degree

You'll be provided with the full range of quantitative, analytical and communication skills to work in public health.

You'll also learn the quantitative methods of the population-based health sciences and their problem-solving application for primary care provision in Australia and developing countries.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • Online: Part time
Note:

This course is not available to international students who are holders of an Australian student visa, for study onshore in Australia.

Duration
  • 2 years (part time)
Start date This course is offered through out the year
Qualification Master of Public Health
Course Handbook

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline1 with at least a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60% or an equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty and a minimum of two years of relevant work experience2.

1. Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline includes – medical, nursing, allied health, other health related degree eg chiropractic, psychology, public health, environmental health, paramedic, imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine), biomedical engineering, dietetics/nutrition, pharmacy, social work, medical science/biomedical science/immunology, health science, laboratory science, science, and health economics; or in a non-related discipline, e.g. education, law, media, IT, journalism, communications, arts.
2. Relevant work experience includes work experience relevant to the person’s undergraduate or higher degree, in professional practice, in a related field, or that demonstrates application / work experience gained in a relevant field even if the Bachelor’s degree was not in a related discipline. Relevant work experience includes in the health industry (eg Government, policy, provider eg (hospital, clinic), non-government organisation (NGO), academic or research institution, consulting, pharmaceutical company etc.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

Equivalent Australian Year 12

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Extra Requirements

Curriculum Vitae (CV), Relevant Work Experience or statement from employer to substantiate period of employment.

Making the application

Future students

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M6021

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full fee

Fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.

A$28,000

Fee assistance

As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other fees

The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.