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Make a positive impact in the lives of people within your local community, Australia and globally by studying public health at UniSQ. Contribute to public health strategies and solutions and understand the biological, social, and environmental factors that impact health. You’ll learn to develop and evaluate health programs for communities to aid health promotion initiatives and wellbeing practices.

Our public health degrees have an integrated approach and are embedded with industry practice and relevant real-world experience to give you the best foundation for your future career.

Study public health while making an impact and applying specialised skills in your current role, or carve out a tailored career path based on your individual interests and needs. With subjects offered online, you can study when and where it suits you. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend annual residential schools to build your practical skills, learning from lecturers face-to-face.

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Adam

Master of Public Health
At the end of your degree, you will be equipped to go into an organisation and make a difference.
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Why study public health?
If you’re wanting to create positive change in your community, studying public health opens up a range of career pathways where you can make an impact. You’ll develop your analytical, research and communication skills while exploring the epidemiological, social and behavioural issues related to health.
What are the pathways to entry?
At UniSQ, we understand every student has had a different journey to study. That’s why we offer pathway programs to get you your place at university and access our wide range of nursing and allied health degrees. Whether you’ve just finished high school, haven’t studied in years, or have a VET, TAFE or other relevant qualification, you’ll have the opportunity to start a public health degree at UniSQ.
Are flexible study options available?
Yes! UniSQ is dedicated to giving students the flexibility necessary to balance studies with work and everyday life. Whether you’re looking to study public health online, on-campus or a combination of the two, UniSQ offers several postgraduate public health degrees and diplomas that can fit into your life.
Why study public health with UniSQ?
When you study public health at UniSQ, you’ll have access to industry-leading learning facilities as well as experienced and engaging teaching staff. Though our graduate certificates and diplomas for public health are all online, you can opt to study on-campus or online — or a combination of the two — with our Master of Research and PhD programs.

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