Study Public Health course

Discover a career that promotes health across the individual, community and population level.

Download a course guide

Bachelor Icon | Torrens University
Learn about the different courses you can study
Admissions Criteria Checklist Icon| Torrens University

Find out entry requirements

Accelerated Study Icon | Torrens University

Find out course starting dates

Why study Public Health?

Play a part in improving health outcomes throughout communities. Public Health courses combine core planning and management, health promotion, community health and advocacy subjects with the foundations of public health and disease prevention and control. Learn about health challenges at a community or population level and become a part of the solution.

Meet Veronica. She chose to study her Bachelor of Applied Public Health with Torrens University Australia because it had more advantages compared to other universities. Watch to find out more.
We Care Icon | Torrens University

Higher learning with higher standards
As a B Corporation, we believe in the transformative power of education. We are committed to encouraging students to become forces of change.

Workshops Lecture Icon | Torrens University

Learn from specialists in their field 
Our academics understand where the industry is heading and will guide you on your learning journey.

Accelerated Study Icon | Torrens University

Reach career goals faster
Through hands-on learning, you’ll solve practical challenges that require problem-solving and genuine industry insight.

Technology Icon | Torrens University

Future-proof your career
Our diverse academics and industry partners will help you gain new perspectives and a wide-reaching business network.

Meet Veronica. She chose to study her Bachelor of Applied Public Health with Torrens University Australia because it had more advantages compared to other universities. Watch to find out more.

Explore Public Health at Torrens University Australia

Scroll through our range of courses to discover the educational path that’s right for you.

Learn more about Public Health courses 
Learn more about Public Health courses 

Why study with us?

As the country’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a fresh approach to higher education. With employability at the centre of everything we do, we offer industry-relevant Public Health courses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide taught by leading public health experts. Our flexible online and on-campus study options, personalised approach and partnership placement will help you find a career you love.

hirushki-bennett-rathnayake-master-of-public-health -advanced-tua
The lecturers are very attentive and engaging with students and sharing their knowledge and wisdom to help the students.
Hirushki Bennett Rathnayake
Master of Public Health (Advanced)
Torrens University Australia | Colleagues Talking
Success Coaches
Your Success Coach team is available to assist you throughout your first year, building your soft skills and developing your talents, preparing you for your academic journey.
Torrens University Australia | Collaborative Class
A more collaborative experience
Our smaller class sizes provide a more immersive and effective learning environment. Collaborate with peers and spend more time with academics in your field.
Torrens University Australia | Professional Woman
Join Australia's most progressive university
Industry leading and future-focused: we give you all the tools you need to create your own success.

Your teachers and academics

Active on the forefront of their field, our industry-connected educational facilitators are here to help you achieve your career goal.

Lisa Casanelia

Lisa Casanelia
Program director, Public Health

Lisa has a background in social science, musculoskeletal therapy clinical practice and public health, over more than 25 years of experience in clinical and education sectors. With a passion for human rights and social justice, public health was a natural progression. Lisa also believes in the importance of education as a fundamental social determinant of health, making her a strong proponent of the combination of education and health. She has been involved in managing education programs in both higher education and vocational education and training sectors for 20 years and is focused on supporting the academic success of students within public health programs.

Pam Megaw | Staff
Pam Megaw
Associate Dean of Health and Education
After completing her PhD in Neuroscience at La Trobe University, Pam conducted post-doctoral research at the Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, studying circadian rhythms.


Study at our centrally located campuses

You decide where you study. We have built first-class campus facilities in central locations across Australia and invested in technology so you can study anytime from anywhere in the world, when it suits your schedule.

Learn more about Public Health courses
Cookies help us improve your website experience.
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies.