Be an agent for change in your community, your country or even globally. Take the first step with a Bachelor of Applied Public Health.
Industry professionals as your teachers
Our teaching staff at Torrens University Australia are industry professionals. Torrens has a strong focus on employability, so access to our well-connected staff members can help open doors into your future career.
The Bachelor of Applied Public Health course includes an industry placement locally as well as the opportunity to undertake elective units, which are delivered overseas at one of our partner institutions.
Torrens is a member of the Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australia (CAPHIA), which is the peak national organisation that represents Public Health in Universities.
Ready. Set. Go.
This Bachelor of Applied Public Health is eligible for study at an accelerated rate. What does this mean? You can be ready to hit the workforce in two years (full-time study load) instead of three!
Our Success Coaches leverage a student’s strengths and align their learning with their broader life purpose. They work with students from their first admission, coaching students to successfully navigate the educational landscape and build personal and professional capability to improve their employability outcomes including self-employment and entrepreneurship. With a focus on the student’s career goals, and trained in Gallup strengths quest, the Success Coach takes a strengths-based approach to engage with and motivate students for study and career success.
Key Study Outcomes:
- Develop and manage effective public health policy at all levels of society
- Key determinants in disease control and prevention
- Skills in health surveillance and epidemiology