Undergraduate Certificate in Public Health Support

Advance human health

Public health workers support a variety of settings, including health departments, community organisations, the pharmaceutical industry, corporate wellness programs, centres for disease control, environmental protection agencies and basic research initiatives.  

Pathway Options

This course offers a pathway to the Diploma of Health Science. If you wish to continue with further studies, the Diploma offers a direct pathway to the Bachelor of Health Science. 

Course structure

The units covered in this course include;

  • Professional Health Competencies
  • Communication in Health
  • Public Health
  • Approaches to Health Promotion

Our Undergraduate Certificates are designed to run in block mode which means that you complete one unit at a time over a shorter time period. This means you can focus 100% on one unit at a time. All of our units are run online. Assessments are industry grounded and will remain authentic to the activities, challenges, and expectations of the industry.

More information about the course structure is outlined in our handbook

Discounted online short courses

The Federal Government is providing support for people to retrain or upskill during COVID-19. If you are a domestic student, you may be eligible to complete this course at a discounted rate.   

To see our full list of discounted courses or to register your interest, follow the link below.

Fees and delivery

Fees: $2500

Eligible students also have access to interest-free HECS-HELP loans, so you can study now and pay later.

Find out more about HECS-HELP on the Study Assist website.

Delivery: Online

This course is only available to domestic students.

Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this certificate.

 

 

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— Afifa Fahez, Diploma in Social Science, Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary), Master of Teaching

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This course is offered consistent with Federal Government’s Higher Education Relief Package. Should you choose to extend the completion of this course beyond December 1, 2020, you will be required to pay additional fees and this will be subject to unit availability. For the remainder of 2020, this course will only be offered online. The continuation of this course beyond 2020 will be dependent on student demand. The course / some parts of the course may be offered face-to-face, online or via mixed / blended mode of delivery beyond 2020. For more information, please visit the WSU Fees Page.