Graduate Diploma in Public Health (GDipPubHlth)

Program Code

GDPUH

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Public Health consists of core and elective coursework in the areas of epidemiology, biostatistics, public health interventions, health economics, Indigenous health, social science research methods for public health, occupational health and safety, public health ethics, epidemiology of infectious diseases and environmental health.
The Graduate Diploma in Public Health is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Public Health

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Public Health.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Public Health, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units:

  1. Core courses to the value of 6 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 18 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 6 units.

Courses to the value of up to 6 units may be taken from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
PUB HLTH 7074 Introduction to Biostatistics 3
PUB HLTH 7075 Introduction to Epidemiology 3
PUB HLTH 7074OL Introduction to Biostatistics 3
PUB HLTH 7075OL Introduction to Epidemiology 3