Are you interested in working in Australia's public health system – one of the most efficient and effective schemes in the world? Our Bachelor of Public Health is the entry point for you. The degree provides a foundation in health studies for a number of disciplines such as physiotherapy, nutrition, dietetics, exercise science, occupational therapy, nursing and medicine. You can broaden your qualification even further by complementing your public health studies with other areas such as sports science, psychology, marketing, management, international studies, human nutrition and biology.
Domestic students and International students
Work-integrated learning (WIL) is all about learning first-hand through real work or work-like experiences. At UC it is an essential component of most of our courses and reinforces our commitment to preparing highly employable graduates with the right mix of skills and knowledge. Throughout your course you will have the opportunity to engage in WIL via internships, clinical placements, industry and community projects, professional mentoring and simulated workplace settings.
Upon graduation you will have a broad range of employment opportunities in both the public and private sectors. These including state and federal health departments, population health units, community health centres, divisions of general practice, non-governmental health organisations, advocacy groups and international health agencies.
Looking for more detail about the units you will study? Want to know more about fees, admission requirements and delivery modes?
Head over to our Personalised Course Guide for detailed information presented in a simple-to-get PDF.