Graduate Certificate in Communicable Diseases Epidemiology
Careers and further study
Take your studies to a new level and discover what career opportunities lie ahead.
- Research officer
- Health project/program manager
- Policy analyst
- Health researcher
- Health promotion officer
Fees and scholarships
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Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.
Cost of living
If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.
How to apply
About the course
- Perth (Crawley campus)
- Semester 1, 2021
- This course is not available to international student visa holders
Top 3 reasons to study this course
- Learn how methods are used in contemporary public health practice and applied in population-based infectious diseases.
- Make connections within UWA's School of Population and Global Health, a leading research, teaching and service organisation whose work influences health policies and practices.
- Gain greater understanding of the theory and principles of control of infectious diseases in evolving scenarios.
What you'll learn
- Describe and evaluate health and disease in population groups.
- Analyse, interpret and present health and medical data.
- Describe and apply principles of communicable diseases.
- Outline the health impact from environmental disturbances both regionally and globally.
Study options in Public Health
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