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Challenges in Public Health

  • Qualification:

    Course Unit

  • Study mode:

    Online

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    6 weeks

  • Start date:

    October 2019

  • Awarded by:

    Monash University

Course UnitCourse unit
Work towards a qualification one subject at a time, or complete a stand-alone course unit for personal interest or professional development. You may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for studying this unit.

Course Rundown

Ready to broaden the horizons of your health career by evaluating and tackling complex public health issues? The single-unit Challenges in Public Health course from Monash Online is a great career-expanding option.

This six-week course examines the various contemporary challenges facing the public health sector. You’ll learn about the basic principles and tools of public health practice; the various social, cultural, environmental and political factors that contribute to public health; and the development of potential solutions to current challenges.

Delivered fully online, this course will broaden your understanding of the health sector as a whole, preparing you to engage with public health challenges throughout your career.

 

Eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this course.

What You’ll Learn

This is a single-unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in health.

Why study with Monash University?

Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.

Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.

Student Support

As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.

Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.

Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will have a richer understanding of the contributing factors involved in the challenges currently impacting the public health sector.

Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit toward a full qualification.*

*Subject to course entry requirements

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The fee for this course unit in public health is $3,737.50