Master of Health Promotion

Qualification: Master's Degree
Study mode: Online
Duration: 11 units
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Awarded by: Curtin University

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About this course

The Master of Health Promotion course from Curtin University offered through Open Universities Australia will develop your knowledge and increase your skills in health promotion as practised in a range of private, public, domestic and international settings.

This course will broaden your knowledge of health and wellbeing, qualifying you to work as a health promotion practitioner.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the criteria to be eligible to enter this program:

  • Have a relevant bachelor degree, preferably in a health professional area, education, behavioural sciences, social sciences or management

OR

  • Have completed the Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion

OR

  • Have a relevant bachelor degree plus two years of relevant post-bachelor degree work experience

Areas of study

In this Master of Health Promotion course, the subjects you will study include: These core subjects:

  • Health research methods
  • Health promotion methods
  • Health promotion planning
  • Health promotion partnerships, politics and power
  • Epidemiology and biostatistics
  • Evaluation of health promotion
  • Health promotion media and advocacy
  • Research project

And three electives from the following:

  • Foundations of public health
  • Health promotion in challenging contexts
  • Professional practice in public health
  • Health project
  • Mental health promotion
  • Physical activity and health

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How will this course advance my career?

The Master of Health Promotion online course is aimed at producing health promotion professionals, or enhancing the careers of current practitioners.

This master’s degree will give you deeper skills and credentials to pursue employment in a range of areas including community-based health promotion, health marketing campaigns or health promotion intervention research.

How else will I benefit from this master’s degree?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Master of Health Promotion from Curtin University.
  • Studying online/by correspondence means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying with OUA allows you the opportunity to study single units.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP or scholarships.

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For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.

OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.

The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.

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