School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Dual Degrees Recommended Full-time Progression

Master of Public Health / Master of Health Management (9047)
Master of International Public Health / Master of Public Health (9043)
Master of International Public Health / Master of Health Management (9044)
Master of Public Health / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence (9059)
Master of Health Management / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence (9041)
Master of International Public Health / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence (9042)
Notes about Dual Degree Progression

 

 
MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH / MASTER OF HEALTH MANAGEMENT (9047)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership and Workforce Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy, Policy and Change (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose three electives (18 UOC) or two electives + project (18 UOC)
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership and Workforce management (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy, Policy and Change (6 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
Electives – Choose four electives (24 UOC) or three electives + project (24 UOC)

 

MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH / MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH (9043)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose three electives (18 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
Electives – Choose three electives (18 UOC)
PHCM9148 Project or choose another elective (6 UOC)
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose three electives (18 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
Electives – Choose three electives (18 UOC)
PHCM9148 Project or choose another elective (6 UOC)

 

MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH / MASTER OF HEALTH MANAGEMENT (9044)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership and Workforce management (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy, Policy and Change (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC)
PHCM9148 Project or choose another elective (6 UOC)
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership and Workforce Mananagement (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy, Policy and Change (6 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics and Financial Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (18 UOC)
PHCM9148 Project in International Health or choose another elective (6 UOC)

 

MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH / MASTER OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE INTELLIGENCE (9059)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy & Practice (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism and Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1 (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC) 
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy and Practice (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer  (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism and Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9041 Foundations in Public Health and Health Care Systems (6 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC)

 

MASTER OF HEALTH MANAGEMENT / MASTER OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE INTELLIGENCE (9041)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy Policy and Change (6 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics & Financial Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9781 Evidence-informed Decision-making (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy & Practice (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism and Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1 (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC) 
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9701 Health Leadership (6 UOC)
PHCM9748 Clinical Governance and Risk Management (6 UOC)
PHCM9781 Evidence-informed Decision-making (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy & Practice (12 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer  (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism and Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9391 Strategy Policy and Change (6 UOC)
PHCM9441 Healthcare Economics & Financial Mangement (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC)

 

MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH / MASTER OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE INTELLIGENCE (9042)
SEMESTER 1 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 1 (24 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 1 - Semester 2 (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy and Practice (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer  (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism & Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC)
SEMESTER 2 START
YEAR 1 - Semester 2  (24 UOC)
PHCM9012 Health Promotion and Social Perspectives of Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9050 Immunisation Policy and Practice (6 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Summer  (12 UOC)
PHCM9788 Infectious Diseases Intelligence (6 UOC)
PHCM9789 Bioterrorism & Health Intelligence (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 1  (24 UOC)
PHCM9498 Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health (6 UOC)
PHCM9782 Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases (6 UOC)
PHCM9605 International Health (6 UOC)
Elective – Choose one elective (6 UOC)
YEAR 2 - Semester 2  (12 UOC)
Electives – Choose two electives (12 UOC) or one elective + project (12 UOC)

 

Please note:

  • Students from non-English speaking countries who have not previously completed a degree in Australia or other English speaking country are also required to take the core course PHCM9100 Academic Practice in their first semester.
  • Students taking the Master of International Public Health must take at least three electives from the designated international public health list of electives