Public Health courses
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.
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.
Learn from specialists in their field
Our academics understand where the industry is heading and will guide you on your learning journey.
Reach career goals faster
Through hands-on learning, you’ll solve practical challenges that require problem-solving and genuine industry insight.
Future-proof your career
Our diverse academics and industry partners will help you gain new perspectives and a wide-reaching business network.
Explore Public Health at Torrens University Australia
Scroll through our range of courses to discover the educational path that’s right for you.
Diploma of Health and WellbeingThis course teaches you the core principles of health and wellbeing, and how to apply them to improve community health.Code DIPHWEL16 | CRICOS 099640EGraduate Diploma of Public HealthThis diploma will build on your public health knowledge and skills so you’re better equipped to address public health challenges.Code GD_PUBH | CRICOS 097406JGraduate Certificate of Public HealthOffers experienced health professionals both a standard qualification and a pathway to the Graduate Diploma or Master of Public Health.Code GC_PUBH | CRICOS 097405K
Master of Public HealthThis degree will develop you into a leader who can drive innovation in public health and solve complex issues on an international scale.Code MPH | CRICOS 097404MMaster of Public Health (Advanced)This extended degree will develop you into a leader who can drive innovation in public health and solve complex issues on an international scale.Code MPHA | CRICOS 095594E
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 courses taught by leading experts. Our flexible study options, personalised approach and partnership placements will help you find a career you love.
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.
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.
Professor Cath Rogers
Dean of Health and Education
A registered nurse for nearly 40 years, Cath has also worked as a health academic for three decades. Cath firmly believes that access to high-quality education is transformative and key to improving health outcomes for all. Cath’s research has focused on women’s health issues, resilience in the face of illness and the health workforce.
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.
Business, Design and Creative Technology, Health, Hospitality, English Language Centre
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide, SA 5000