North Sydney Campus
40 Edward Street
Sydney New South Wales 2060
CRICOS course code: 079451J
Level of study: Undergraduate
Public health is the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health by improving social and political systems. It includes environmental, economic, technical, educational and legislative measures.
The Bachelor of Applied Public Health will give you the skills to improve population health, whether it’s to a handful of people or across several continents.
You will learn how to:
The Bachelor of Applied Public Health will give you up to 300 hours of valuable professional placements, concentrated in the third year of the course. Some placements will be available during summer recess, and there are opportunities for interstate or international experience.
The course incorporates up to 300 hours of professional placements, concentrated in the third year of the course. Some placements will be available during summer recess, and there are opportunities for interstate or international experience.
As part of your course, you will be placed in a range of organisations to integrate the theory you learn with practical workplace experiences (placements). As part of your enrolment, you must complete the Faculty of Health Sciences pre-placement requirements. To ensure you meet these requirements you need to start as soon as possible. Visit ACU’s Work Integrated Learning (WIL) website to view your Pre-Placement Requirements checklist.
Graduates can enter a wide range of public health careers, such as:
within a variety of organisations such as:
Students with a Student Visa will need to complete the program in minimum duration, study at least one subject on-campus each semester and must not undertake more than 33% of the program online.
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|Tuition Fees (AUD $)||Start date||Duration||Campus|
24,336 Per Year
Read moreEstimate total cost: 73,008; Unit fee: 3,042
28 Feb 2022
25 Jul 2022
|3 years Full time||
115 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Applicants require the equivalent of an Australian Year 12 Certificate.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Overall score: 6.5; Individual score of: 6.0 in all tests
Pearson Test of English (PTE): 58 with a minimum of 50 in all four communicative skills
Test of English as a Foreign Language - Academic (TOEFL): Internet based total of 79: minimum 21 in writing, 18 in speaking, 13 in reading and 12 in listening
ACU English Language Test: B (65-74%)
Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): Overall CAE score: 176; Minimum score of 169 in all tests.