Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Health

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 090242C

Level of study: Postgraduate

Summary

This dual degree combines the leadership and management training gained from an MBA with a range of public health skills. Designed for health professionals with an undergraduate degree or recognised professional qualification in a relevant discipline, it offers a deeper understanding of environmental health issues and policies, cultural determinants of health and health programming, and effective decision-making in a global context.

In the Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Health you will further develop your cognitive, technical and creative skills to make effective decisions in a global context. You will also develop strong business acumen, and develop a deeper understanding of environmental health issues, health policies, along with knowledge of the cultural determinants of health and health programming. This course will develop strong knowledge of both disciplines to critically analyse and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention, advocacy, leadership and management and epidemiology to undertake demanding management roles in government, allied health, aid and development, hospitals and health service departments.

Career opportunities

Move up in your professional career and develop critical strategies to guide your business and employ dynamic leadership and health management skills. This course will help you critically analyse and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention, advocacy, leadership and management, and epidemiology to undertake demanding management roles in government, allied health, aid and development, hospitals and health service departments.

Career paths

Executive Director

General Manager

Entrepreneur

Board Member

Health Policy Advisor

Health Promotion Officer

Project Officer/Manager

Community Development Worker

Subjects and units

This course comprises of 16 core subjects. Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours self-directed study.

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Please note that due to COVID-19, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements.

Learning outcomes

Master industry-standard business software to effectively analyse data

Apply advanced business principles to solve complex problems

Develop intervention strategies to detect and prevent diseases

Analyse financial, legal, and economic aspects of health and health policy

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,250 Per Year
Read more48,500 for the entire course
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
2 years
Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
24,250 Per Year
Read more48,500 for the entire course
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
2 years
Full time
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,250 Per Year
Read more48,500 for the entire course
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
2 years
Self study / online (with attendance)
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,250 Per Year
Read more48,500 for the entire course
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
2 years
Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least two years of professional experience; and

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 6.5 (min sub-score 6.0); Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 575; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 79-93 (min. 21 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 58 (min. 50 in all skills); Occupational English Test (OET): C.

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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