Master of Public Health

James Cook University

Program Description

Master of Public Health

James Cook University

Master of Public Health


This Master of Public Health enables health professionals to gain postgraduate qualifications in the public health sector.

There are five majors available within the Master of Public Health:

  • Generic,
  • Aeromedical retrieval,
  • Biosecurity and disaster preparedness,
  • Communicable disease control, and
  • Health promotion.

Generic

Select 9 credit points of specifiedHS,IAandTMlevel 5 subjects

Aeromedical Retrieval Major

  • TM5502:03 Tropical Public Health or TM5528:03 Health Promotion
  • TM5513:03 Public Health Management or TM5563:03 Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management
  • TM5514:03 Environmental Health or TM5525:03 Communicable Disease Control
  • TM5515:03 Epidemiology for Public Health
  • TM5516:03 Biostatistics for Public Health
  • TM5560:03 Foundations of Aeromedical Retrieval
  • TM5566:03 Essential Skills in Aeromedical Retrievals
  • TM5576:03 Adult Secondary Retrievals or TM5577:03 Paediatric and Neonatal Retrievals

Biosecurity and Disaster Preparedness Major

  • TM5502:03 Tropical Public Health or TM5528:03 Health Promotion
  • TM5513:03 Public Health Management or TM5563:03 Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management
  • TM5514:03 Environmental Health or TM5525:03 Communicable Disease Control
  • TM5515:03 Epidemiology for Public Health
  • TM5516:03 Biostatistics for Public Health
  • TM5536:03 Refugee Health
  • TM5552:03 Global Health and Development
  • TM5557:03 Disaster Health Management
  • TM5560:03 Foundations of Aeromedical Retrieval

Communicable Disease Control Major

  • TM5502:03 Tropical Public Health or TM5528:03 Health Promotion
  • TM5513:03 Public Health Management or TM5563:03 Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management
  • TM5514:03 Environmental Health or TM5525:03 Communicable Disease Control
  • TM5515:03 Epidemiology for Public Health
  • TM5516:03 Biostatistics for Public Health
  • TM5501:03 Tropical Medicine
  • TM5503:03 Human Parasitology
  • TM5514:03 Environmental Health
  • TM5518:03 Public Health Entomology

Health Promotion Major

  • TM5502:03 Tropical Public Health or TM5528:03 Health Promotion
  • TM5513:03 Public Health Management or TM5563:03 Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management
  • TM5514:03 Environmental Health or TM5525:03 Communicable Disease Control
  • TM5515:03 Epidemiology for Public Health
  • TM5516:03 Biostatistics for Public Health
  • TM5568:03 Health Promotion Needs Assessment and Planning
  • TM5569:03 Health Promotion Strategies and Methods
  • TM5570:03 Health Promotion Research and Evaluation

CRICOS code: 040170F

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 4, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2016
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
18 months
Full time
Price
Price
25,000 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date July 2016
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 18 months
Price 25,000 AUD
AUD$ 25,000 per year of full time study
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 18 months
Price 25,000 AUD
AUD$ 25,000 per year of full time study