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Public Health (Research Methods)

Unit of study table

Master of Public Health - Research Methods - Specialisation

A specialisation requires the completion of 18 credit points chosen from unit of study listed below.

 

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

Unit selections for specialisation

PUBH5125
Environmental Epidemiology
6 P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100 or BSTA5011) and (PUBH5217 or BSTA5210) and PUBH5121
PUBH5215
Analysis of Linked Health Data
6 A The unit assumes introductory-level programming skills in SAS or R, assumes introductory-level knowledge in epidemiology, e.g., PUBH5010 or CEPI5100, and introductory-level knowledge in biostatistics or statistics, e.g., PUBH5018
C (PUBH5010 or BSTA5011 or CEPI5100) and (PUBH5211 or PUBH5217 or BSTA5004)
PUBH5216
Controlled Clinical Trials
6 P PUBH5018 or FMHU5002
N PUBH5206 - Controlled trials (2CP)
PUBH5217
Biostatistics: Statistical Modelling
6 P PUBH5018 or FMHU5002
N (PUBH5211 or PUBH5212 or PUBH5213)
PUBH5218
Advanced Statistical Modelling
6 P PUBH5217
N CEPI5310
PUBH5224
Applied Epidemiology
6 P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100 or BSTA5011) and (PUBH5018 or FMHU5002 or BSTA5002)
PUBH5227
Real World Public Health Program Evaluation
6 P PUBH5033
PUBH5312
Health Economic Evaluation
6 P HPOL5000 or FMHU5001 or BSTA5002
N PUBH5302
PUBH5610
Public Health Research Project
12 A Knowledge gained from a minimum 48 credit points of the Master of Public Health or Master of Global Health is required to successfully undertake the proposed project. Students must have completed any core unit directly related to their project prior to commencing the research project - this will be determined by the Unit of Study Coordinator at the time Departmental permission is considered.
N PUBH5611 or PUBH5612
PUBH5611
Public Health Research Project A
6 A Knowledge gained from a minimum 48 credit points of the Master of Public Health or Master of Global Health is required to successfully undertake the proposed project. Students must have completed any core unit directly related to their project prior to commencing the research project - this will be determined by the Unit of Study Coordinator at the time Departmental permission is considered.
N PUBH5610
PUBH5612
Public Health Research Project B
6 A Knowledge gained from a minimum 48 credit points of the Master of Public Health or Master of Global Health is required to successfully undertake the proposed project. Students must have completed any core unit directly related to their project prior to commencing the research project - this will be determined by the Unit of Study Coordinator at the time Departmental permission is considered.
P PUBH5611
N PUBH5610
CEPI5205
Doing a Systematic Review
6 A (CEPI5100 or PUBH5010) and (PUBH5018 or FMHU5002)
P CEPI5203 or CEPI5314 or CEPI5315
CEPI5215
Writing and Reviewing Medical Papers
6 A Some basic knowledge of summary statistic is assumed
P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100 or BSTA5011)
N CEPI5214
CEPI5300
Research Grants: Theory and Practice
6 P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and (PUBH5018 or FMHU5002)
N CEPI5505
CEPI5312
Diagnostic and Screening Tests (1 and 2)
6 P (PUBH5010 or CEPI5100) and (PUBH5018 or FMHU5002)
N PUBH5208 or CEPI5202 or CEPI5311
CEPI5315
Introduction to Systematic Reviews
6 C CEPI5100 or PUBH5010 or CLTR5001
N CEPI5203 or CEPI5102 or CEPI5314