Bachelor of Applied Public Health

Torrens University Australia
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time, Online
3 years
Total tuition fee (local)
B$ 53,080
Total tuition fee (foreign)
B$ 67,965

Entry Requirements

  • An ATAR score of at least 70;
  • Studied at another university with a GPA of 3.5 in a scale of 7;
  • A Special Tertiary Admission Test (STAT) rank of 155;
  • Completion of an Australian Year 12 ATAR score of 70, or a qualification deemed equivalent. Torrens also accepts students with previous studies at the post-secondary level.  

English Language Requirements:

  • IELTS 6.5, with no sub score less than 6.0
  • TOEFL 79
  • CAE 58
  • PTE 60


Core Courses:

  • Foundations of Public Health4
  • Social and Political Determinants of Health
  • Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases and Disease Control
  • Health Promotion, Disease Prevention and Advocacy
  • Public Health Policy and Politics
  • Health Informatics and e-Technologies
  • Health Systems, Healthcare Financing and Economics
  • Public Health Program Development, Implementation and Evaluation
  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Principles of Epidemiology

Optional Courses:

  • Public Health Nutrition and Physical Activity
  • Global Health
  • Health Issues in the Asia-Pacific Region
  • Health, Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Emergencies
  • Management and Leadership for Public Health
  • Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis in Public Health
  • Qualitative Research Methods for Public Health
  • Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Health and the Environment
  • Health Issues Across the Lifespan
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Public Health and Health Care
  • Industry Placement

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