Studying International Public Health Online

Studying International Public Health online is an ideal option if you live outside Sydney and/or if you want to combine study with other commitments. You can choose to study the program online or you can choose to study some units online and others face-to-face.
Please note that not all international public health units of study are available online. Check the table below to see which units are available online.

Course Structure

 Master   Graduate Diploma 
 Core Units  24  Core Units  24
 Elective Units  24  Elective Units  12
 Total  48  Total  36

Online study pathway for international public health

Semester One (from March)

 

Unit of study code

Unit of study name

Credit point
(CP) value

Core Units

Delivery mode

MIPH5131 Foundations of International Health

6CP

 Master,
 Grad Dip
F, O
MIPH5132 Global Disease Burden and Research Methods

6CP

 Master,
 Grad Dip
F, O
PUBH5010 Epidemiology Methods and Uses

6CP

 Master,
 Grad Dip
F, B, O
PUBH5018 Introductory Biostatistics

6CP

 Master,
 Grad Dip
F, B, O
Key

F = 'Face to Face'
B = 'Blended: face-to-face/online'
BM = 'Block mode / Intensive'
O = 'Online or distance'
P = 'Project'

Semester Two (From July)

 

Unit of study code Unit of study name  Credit point
(CP) value 
Delivery mode

 

International Public Health electives:  

MIPH5112  Global Communicable Disease Control 

4CP

F, O

MIPH5115 Women's and Children's Health

4CP

F,O

MIPH5116  Culture, Health, Illness and Medicine 

4CP

F, O

MIPH5117  Global Non-communicable Disease Control

 2CP

F, O

MIPH5118  Global Perspectives on HIV/AIDS 

4CP

F, O

MIPH5134  Primary Care in Low-Resource Settings

4CP 

HPOL5007  Global Health Policy

 6CP

B, O

 

Other electives:  

PUBH5017  Public Health Program Evaluation

6CP

F, O

PUBH5019  Cancer Prevention and Control

6CP

O

PUBH5111

 Environmental health

 4CP

 B, O

PUBH5114/5  Alcohol, drug use and health

2 or 4CP

F, O

PUBH5117  Communicable Disease Control

6CP

O

PUBH5211  Multiple Regression and Statistical Methods

4CP

F, O

PUBH5212  Categorical Data Analysis

2CP

F, O

PUBH5417 Injury Epidemiology Prevention and Control

4CP 

 O

SEXH5008 Sex and Society

2CP 

F, O 

SEXH5101 Public Health Aspects of STIs

 2CP

 F, O

SEXH5102 Public Health Aspects of HIV/Aids

2CP 

 F, O

SEXH5205 Advanced HIV Infection

6CP 

F, O 

Key

F = 'Face to Face'
B = 'Blended: face-to-face/online'
O = 'Online or distance'