School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Degrees

Which infectious diseases intelligence degree is right for me?

Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MIDI) - 8362   8 courses (48 Units of Credit)
1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
  The Masters program equips graduates with advanced skills in public health aspects of infectious diseases intelligence, response, prevention and mitigation. It would be an advantage to professionals seeking a career in public health control of infectious diseases, health emergencies, outbreaks, infectious diseases risk assessment, vaccination and other infectious diseases control programs.
         
Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) (MIDI(Extn)) - 9362   12 courses (72 Units of Credit)
1.5 years full-time; 3 years part-time
  The MIDI (Extension) provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills needed for professional practice in control of infectious diseases and emergencies across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government organisations, non-government and voluntary organisations, and primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health outcomes specific to infectious diseases in diverse settings.
         
Graduate Diploma in Infectious Diseases Intelligence (GradDipIDI) - 5362   6 courses (36 Units of Credit)
0.8 years full-time; 1.5 years part-time
  The Graduate Diploma program is aimed at health professionals who seek to increase their capacity around the management of infectious disease control strategies and those who wish to change to a career in infectious disease epidemiology. It will benefit students returning to postgraduate study after a long period in the workforce by updating their skills and knowledge.
         
Graduate Certificate in Infectious Diseases Intelligence (GradCertIDI) - 7362   4 courses (24 Units of Credit)
1 year part-time
  The Graduate Certificate is designed for health professionals who wish to study in a short time frame and are seeking to update their knowledge and skills in effective management or control of infectious diseases. It will benefit students returning to postgraduate study after a long period in the workforce by updating their skills and knowledge.
         

Dual Degree in Master of Health Management / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MHM/MIDI) - 9041

  12 courses (72 Units of Credit)
1.5 years full-time; 3 years part-time
  The Master of Health Management / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence dual program is an innovative approach to postgraduate health education enabling candidates to gain a better understanding of infectious diseases in the era of new and emerging disease threats, and management approaches for the identification, assessment, prevention and control of infectious diseases.
         
Dual Degree in Master of Public Health / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MPH/MIDI) - 9059   12 courses (72 Units of Credit)
1.5 years full-time; 3 years part-time
  The Master of Public Health / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence dual program is an innovative approach to postgraduate health education enabling candidates to gain a better understanding of infectious diseases in the era of new and emerging disease threats, and management approaches for the identification, assessment, prevention and control of infectious diseases.
         
Dual Degree in Master of International Public Health / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MIPH/MIDI) - 9042   12 courses (72 Units of Credit)
1.5 years full-time; 3 years part-time
  The Master of International Public Health / Master of Infectious Disease Intelligence dual program is an innovative approach to postgraduate health education enabling candidates to gain a better understanding of infectious diseases in the era of new and emerging disease threats, and management approaches for the identification, assessment, prevention and control of infectious diseases.
         
Dual Degree in Master of Public Health / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) (MPH/MIDI(Extn)) - 9363   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MPH/MIDI Extension program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services roles. Students will gain a sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, military and first responder organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.
         
Dual Degree in Master of International Public Health / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) (MIPH/MIDI(Extn)) - 9364   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MIPH/MIDI Extension program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services management roles in government, community and health service settings with a focus on international settings. The program fosters sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation. Graduates are equipped with the specialised skills and concepts needed for professional practice in the prevention, identification, assessment, and control of infectious diseases. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, military and first responder organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.
         
Dual Degree in Master of Health Management / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) (MHM/MIDI(Extn)) - 9365   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MHM/MIDI (Extension) program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services management roles in government, community and health service settings in Australia and internationally. The program fosters sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, leadership and workforce management, strategic planning and change management, quality improvement, and health program and policy design, implementation and evaluation. Graduates are equipped with the specialised skills and leadership needed for professional practice in control of infectious diseases and for research and evidence based professional practice. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.
         
Dual Degree in Master of Public Health (Extension) / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence  (MPH(Extn)/MIDI) - 9366   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MPH (Extension) / MIDI program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services roles. The Master of Public Health is widely recognised as essential for a career in population health, including health promotion, primary health care, policy formulation, research, and management of health programs. When combined with the Masters of Infectious Diseases Intelligence, students will gain a sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, military and first responder organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.
         
Dual Degree in Master of International Public Health (Extension) / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence  (MIPH(Extn)/MIDI) - 9367   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MIPH Extension / MIDI program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services management roles in government, community and health service settings with a focus on international settings. The program fosters sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, policy design, implementation and evaluation. Graduates are equipped with the specialised skills and concepts needed for professional practice in the prevention, identification, assessment, and control of infectious diseases. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, military and first responder organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.
         
Dual Degree in Master of Health Management (Extension) / Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MHM(Extn)/MIDI) - 9368   16 courses (96 Units of Credit)
2 years full-time; 4 years part-time
  The dual MHM (Extension) / MIDI program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills to undertake infectious diseases prevention and control and health services management roles in government, community and health service settings in Australia and internationally. The program fosters sophisticated understanding and application across a complex body of multidisciplinary knowledge including infectious diseases intelligence, leadership and workforce management, strategic planning and change management, quality improvement, and health program and policy design, implementation and evaluation. Graduates are equipped with the specialised skills and leadership needed for professional practice in control of infectious diseases and for research and evidence based professional practice. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health and to work across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government and non-government and voluntary organisations, primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors.