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Master of Health Industry Management

The online Master of Health Industry Management course by Curtin University is designed to develop an understanding of health industry management with a workplace focus.


The course is designed to enhance the skills of those who have, or wish to progress to, leadership and management responsibilities in the health industry.


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Master of Public Health

The Master of Public Health is an online multidisciplinary health course from Curtin University for those wishing to develop their skills and qualifications in public health.


The degree is a globally recognised qualification for health professionals who wish to further their education and advance their careers in this important field.


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Media Impact on Public Health Course unit

The Media Impact on Public Health online unit from Curtin University explores how media is used to communicate and promote health news and awareness.


You will study how various media formats and campaigns employ different methods to get their healthcare messages to the masses.


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Mental Health Promotion Course unit

Students of the online Mental Health Promotion unit from Curtin University will investigate the ways mental health is publicised across Australia.


Gathering evidence from case studies will allow you to discuss the different ways the prevention and intervention of mental health problems are promoted across the nation.


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Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease Course unit

Learn how humanity responds to outbreaks of infectious disease by studying the Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease unit online from RMIT University.


The unit simulates outbreaks and lets you assume the role of an outbreak investigator, and would benefit biology students and professionals working in government policy, public health and even journalism.


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Physical Activity and Health Course unit

Learn about Physical Activity and Health from the perspective of contemporary health promotion with this online Curtin University unit.


Explore the factors that impact physical activity levels, and consider the potential of various intervention types and methods for promoting physical activity.


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About Public Health

The Australian public healthcare system is renowned as being one of the best in the world. You can be a part of this important and rewarding sector by studying an online course in public health.

Public health focuses not just on disease treatment but also prevention, by promoting healthy lifestyles and practices. This is achieved through health advocacy programs that run all the way from local community programs to national initiatives. Our postgraduate public health courses will not only provide you with the fundamentals to develop, implement and evaluate health promotion activities, you will also be able to focus on specific areas such as mental health, physical activity and diabetes prevention, as well as the role of media in health advocacy and promotion.

If you see yourself in a management role, a course in health industry management will give you the necessary skills. You will learn how to manage change within the workplace, specifically focusing on the impact of emerging technologies. You will also gain an understanding of performance management, health policy, health economics, ethics, financial management, and how to manage health and stress in the workplace.

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