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Subject Options

Core Subjects

Student must complete POPH90217 unless they have been granted 50 points Advanced Standing (150 point program) or an exemption has been granted.

Code Name Study period Credit Points
POPH90217 Foundations of Public Health
February
12.5
POPH90013 Biostatistics
Semester 1
12.5
POPH90014 Epidemiology 1
Semester 1
12.5
POPH90218 Public Health Leadership and Management
March
12.5
POPH90231 Qualitative Research in Public Health
Semester 2
12.5
POPH90274 Prioritising & Planning in Public Health
September
12.5

Highly Recommended Electives

Code Name Study period Credit Points
POPH90070 Clinical Sexual & Reproductive Health
May
12.5
POPH90069 Sexual and Reproductive Health
Semester 2
12.5
POPH90068 Prevention and Control of STIs and HIV
Semester 2
12.5

Other Recommended Electives

Code Name Study period Credit Points
POPH90169 Adolescent Sexuality and Sexual Health
Semester 1
12.5
POPH90199 Gender and Health
Semester 1
12.5
POPH90190 HIV and AIDS:An Evolving Global Response
August
12.5
POPH90066 Women and Global Health
September
12.5

Capstone

There are three Capstone options to choose from - please refer to the

Code Name Study period Credit Points
Course Entry
for detailed information on each of these:

  1. Research Project
  2. Professional Practice Unit
  3. Capstone selective subject (POPH90227 Public health in Practice) and an additional elective.

Pre-requisite Subjects for the Research Project

Please refer to the Subject Entries below for detailed information on the research project pre-requisites for this specialisation.

Code Name Study period Credit Points
POPH90284 Research Project in Public Health Part 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
POPH90285 Research Project in Public Health Part 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
POPH90255 Research Project in Public Health - S
Semester 1
Semester 2
25

Last updated: 19 October 2018