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

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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.

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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.

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

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

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Future-proof your career 

Whichever course you take, you’ll be prepared for rapid change by having next-generation technology at your disposal.

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.

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Torrens University Australia courses are industry-driven and delivered by Health experts. All higher education courses include real-life industry experience, building critical, practical skills to help you graduate ready to work.

  • Diploma of Health and Wellbeing
  • Bachelor of Applied Public Health
  • Graduate Certificate of Public Health
  • Graduate Diploma of Public Health
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Public Health (Advanced)
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Why study with us?

As the country’s newest and 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 courses taught by leading experts. Our flexible study options, personalised approach and partnership placements will help you find a career you love.

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Danielle Borroughs
Bachelor of Applied Public Health
The high quality of the course material presented in class provided theory relating to real-world learning and practical examples tailored to current events with up to date and
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A dedicated Success Coach
An ally to encourage, inspire and guide, your Success Coach will help you achieve your goals and create the right trajectory for your career.
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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.
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Join Australia's most progressive university
Digitally enabled, 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.

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Professor Cath Rogers
Registered as a nurse for nearly 40 years, with 30 years as a health academic, Cath works from the perspective that access to high quality education is transformative and key to improving health outcomes for all. Her extensive experience as a nursing leader and health researcher informs her practice as a senior academic leader. Her research has focused on women’s health issues, resilience in the face of illness and the health workforce. 
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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. In Australia, she has lectured on human physiology and biochemistry and directed the teaching of physiology and pharmacology across all health-related programs including Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Veterinary Science. Pam gained Senior Fellowship of Advance Higher Education.

Study at our centrally located campus

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.
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Wakefield Street campus

Business, Design and Creative Technology, Health, Hospitality, English Language Centre

88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide, SA 5000

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