Global Health

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Global Health

Master of Global Health

Students must complete 72 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) 6 credit points (minimum) of capstone units of study
(c) 6 credit points (minimum) of core elective (policy/system/management) units of study; and
(d) 6 credit points (minimum) of core elective (advanced skills) units of study; and
(e) 30 credit points (maximum) of elective units of study, including at least 12 credit points of GLOH-prefixed units of study

Core units

(a) Full-time students take 24 credit points of core units in Semester 1 of a given year.
(b) Part-time students usually take 12 credit points in Semester 1 in each of two consecutive years.
(c) Students commencing enrolment in Semester 2 of a given year will need to do elective units before core units.
GLOH5101
Foundations of Global Health
6    N MIPH5131 or MIPH5132


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Semester 1
GLOH5102
Skills for Working in Global Health
6   

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Semester 1
PUBH5010
Epidemiology Methods and Uses
6    N BSTA5011 or CEPI5100


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Semester 1
PUBH5018
Introductory Biostatistics
6   

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Semester 1

Core Elective units

Students who have not completed all core units should be aware of prerequisites before enrolling in electives.
Stream 1: Policy/System/Management
GLOH5135
Global Health Systems and Delivery
6    N HPOL5001 or MIPH5134 or MIPH5135


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Semester 1
GLOH5219
Global Health Project Management
6    P (GLOH5101 and GLOH5102) OR (PUBH5010 and PUBH5018)


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Semester 2
HPOL5001
Health Systems and Financing
6    N GLOH5135


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Semester 1
HPOL5007
Global Health Policy
6   

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Semester 2
Stream 2: Advanced Skills
GLOH5201
Global Qualitative Health Research
6    P GLOH5102
N PUBH5500 or QUAL5005 or QUAL5006 or PUBH5505


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Semester 2
PUBH5217
Biostatistics: Statistical Modelling
6    P PUBH5018
N (PUBH5211 or PUBH5212 or PUBH5213)


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Semester 2
PUBH5224
Advanced Epidemiology
6    P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018


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Semester 2
PUBH5312
Health Economic Evaluation
6    P HPOL5000 and (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018
N PUBH5302


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Intensive September
PUBH5317
Advanced Economic and Decision Analysis
6    P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and PUBH5018
C PUBH5312
N PUBH5205 and PUBH5307

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 2

Elective units

GLOH5112
Global Communicable Disease Control
6   

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Semester 2
GLOH5115
Women's and Children's Health
6    N MIPH5115


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Semester 1
GLOH5124
Humanitarian Crises and Refugee Health
6    N MIPH5124


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Intensive October
GLOH5136
Nutrition in Global Settings
6    A Introductory knowledge of epidemiology


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Semester 2
PUBH5019
Cancer Prevention and Control
6    P PUBH5010 or CEPI5100


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Semester 2
PUBH5020
Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
6    A PUBH5033, PUBH5010 or CEPI5100 or equivalent


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Semester 1
PUBH5033
Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
6   

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Semester 1
PUBH5551
Climate Change and Public Health
6   

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Semester 2
BETH5203
Ethics and Public Health
6    N BETH5206


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Semester 2
HPOL5003
Analysing Health Policy
6   

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Semester 2
HPOL5008
Evidence into Health Policy and Planning
6   

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Semester 1
SEXH5414
Public Health: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

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Semester 2

Capstone units

Students select a minimum of 6 credit points and a maximum of 12 credit points from this list
GLOH5301
Global Health Capstone
6    P Completed at least 48 credits for Master of Global Health


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Semester 1
Semester 2
GLOH5302
Global Health Dissertation
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2
GLOH5303
International Field Placement
12    P Completed 48 credit points

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
GLOH5303 International Field Placements capstone unit will offer very limited number of virtual remote field placements as there will be no overseas field placements due to travel ban. All communications, engagements with partners and work will be done via zoom.
Semester 1
GLOH5304
Global Health Dissertation A
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
GLOH5305
Global Health Dissertation B
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 2