Graduate Diploma of Health (Community Health)
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- 8 units
- 2 years part-time equivalent
Expand your health care knowledge
Strengthen your career prospects as an experienced health and social well-being practitioner with USQ’s Graduate Diploma of Health (Community Health). A part of your diploma, you will have the opportunity to develop the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical application skills to analyse and address human health and social well-being issues within a community health framework.
Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma of Health will qualify you to continue on to the Master of Health, where you will have the opportunity to enhance your career opportunities as a specialist in your chosen field of study.
In addition to the courses listed below, you will also need to complete practical experience, where interactive hands-on activities, such as experiments and use of specialist equipment, are undertaken.
All students must be able to meet the physical and other professional requirements of practical experience within this program.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this program:
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Completed a 3-year bachelor degree in a health-related field from an Australian or internationally recognised university, or equivalent.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:
- Semester 1, 2020 - Monday 24 February 2020.
- Semester 2, 2020 - Monday 13 July 2020.