Public Health

Communicable Disease Control Specialisation

Communicable disease has always been an important focus of public health. The patterns of disease have changed over time and differ between developed and developing countries. The Communicable Disease Control specialisation is designed for students with an interest in learning about patterns of communicable disease and the principles and practicalities of developing programs to control and prevent this.


Units of Study Credit point Semester
PUBH5121
Environmental Health
 6  S2
PUBH5416
Vaccines in Public Health
 2  S2
PUBH5421
Infection Prevention in Healthcare
 6  S2
PUBH5423
Adv Concepts: Vaccines in Public Health
 4  S1, S2
PUBH5600
Biosecurity Seminar Series
 6  S2
GLOH5112
Global Communicable Disease Control
 6  S2
GLOH5124
Humanitarian Crises and Refugee Health
 6  S2
Available from 2020
PUBH5601
Special Project in Public Health
 6  S1, S2
PUBH5610
Research Project
 12  S1, S2
PUBH5611
Research Project 1
 6  S1
PUBH5612
Research Project 2
 6  S2