Health

Bachelor of Applied Public Health

Cricos Code: 088181G

PUBLIC HEALTH AT TORRENS

If you want to make a positive difference, think big. Improve the health and wellbeing of your community, your country, your world: that’s what this degree lets you do. It’s all about promoting health and preventing disease at the population level. You’ll be more than ready to start your career after an industry placement as well as a global learning experience with a Laureate partner institution while you study.

This course is delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd, ABN 99 154 937 005, RTO 41343, CRICOS 03389E.

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Key Information

Where can I study
Where can I study

Adelaide

Also available online

Start Dates

Next intake is on 07 Jan 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week – if you study online.

Course Duration

3 years full time

Part-time options available

Why Study At Torrens

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

FLEXIBILITY TO SUIT YOUR SCHEDULE
You control your workload, how and where you study. Choose to study full-time, part-time, or accelerate your study to graduate sooner. You will always be supported, whether you are studying on-campus or online.
WORK INTEGRATED LEARNING AND INDUSTRY RESEARCH
Through integrated industry-focused subjects, you gain the real-world skills to understand the critical issues of your profession now and in the future. We are committed to leading research and finding solutions to health challenges people face. Our Public Health Information Development Unit (PHIDU) and Centre of Positive Ageing and Wellbeing both work towards this aim.
PERSONALISED APPROACH
Small class sizes designed for collaboration to fast-track your development in a supportive environment where you will know your peers and lecturers personally. Your success coach will focus on improving your employability, and their inside information will give you the edge you need to get ahead of the competition. Meet one of our success coaches
"STAFF AT TORRENS UNIVERSITY AUSTRALIA ARE FRIENDLY AND SUPPORTIVE. "
- Madeline Rocco, Student of Bachelor of Applied Public Health
…tutors are extremely helpful and want to make sure you are able to get the work done.
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WHAT TO EXPECT

You’re a big-picture thinker, who wants to see healthy changes available to everyone. You want to expand your knowledge to make a real difference to public health. You’ll learn about health at a population level: health promotion campaigns and advocacy, health policy, health monitoring and screening, and planning, implementation and evaluation of health programs. Our industry placement program means you’ll be more than ready to meet growing demand for high quality public health graduates.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Public health policy
  • Disease control and prevention
  • Health surveillance and epidemiology

HOW YOU’LL STUDY

Fit everything in with flexible online and on-campus options.

PERSONALISE YOUR COURSE
We also offer flexible study pathways to suit your needs and your lifestyle.
Reach your long-term career goals through courses that are a pathway to our master’s degrees.

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
FEE HELP
Eligible students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.
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SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students..
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
FEE HELP
Eligible students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.
VIEW FEE HELP OPTIONS
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students..
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60
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APPLYING FOR THE ADELAIDE CAMPUS
If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health Bachelor of Business Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. Visit to apply. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time. Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time.
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
This course is available to all international students – onshore and offshore.
Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60
View other relevant course information including admissions criteria
APPLYING FOR THE ADELAIDE CAMPUS
If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health Bachelor of Business Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. Visit to apply. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time. Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time.
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
This course is available to all international students – onshore and offshore.
Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences. Learn more
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