A bachelor’s degree is a higher education program that can be obtained in about four years. Many bachelor programs are offered in person as well as on online so that even students who live in remote areas or who cannot attend school full-time can advance their education.
Students who take courses in public health may understand how to use their skills and knowledge of complex issues in various fields. Some of the positions that graduates might find themselves qualified for include epidemiologists, nutritionists, community health workers and forensic pathologists.
This degree goes beyond the treatment of individuals and aims to improve the health and wellbeing of populations. Public health encompasses areas as wide-ranging as a chr
Explore diverse areas such as health promotion, health law and ethics, human biology, epidemiology, as well as global, national and Aboriginal health issues.
Develop skills in planning, managing and evaluating health care policy, projects, programs and services.
Create an industry-standard portfolio of work that you can present to future employers.
Learn from academics who come with many years of experience in public health and the health sector.
Study course content that has been specifically mapped to align with the Foundation Competencies for Public Health Graduates in Australia.
Study On Demand – this is a 100% online public health degree designed specifically for online learning. With UniSA Online you can take full control over your study, access support seven days a week, plan your study to fit around your life, view learning resources 24/7, and log into the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device....
If you want to make a positive difference, think big. Improve the health and wellbeing of your community, your country, your world: that’s what this degree lets you do. I
If you want to make a positive difference, think big. Improve the health and wellbeing of your community, your country, your world: that’s what this degree lets you do. It’s all about promoting health and preventing disease at the population level. You’ll be more than ready to start your career after an industry placement as well as a global learning experience with a Laureate partner institution while you study.
WHY STUDY AT TORRENS?
It’s our industry connections that set us apart. You’ll learn from the industry’s best professionals, gain hands-on experience with an industry placement, and enjoy a global learning experience with a partner institution.
The Food Safety study program is aimed to prepare the professionals devoted to the application of their skills and knowledge for the protection and improvement of public
Bachelor of Public Health - Food Safety
Brief information about programType of studies: Bachelor's studiesDuration: 4 yearsDegree: Bachelor of Public Health, Food Safety programECTS credits: 240 CurriculumThe Food Safety study program is aimed to prepare the professionals devoted to the application of their skills and knowledge for the protection and improvement of public health through ensuring and enhancing food safety along food production chain and by reducing human exposure to chemical and biological hazards arising from the food consumption.Teaching MethodsCoursework is organized into semesters: students have 5-7 subjects every semester. A few compulsory placements must be completed at food-related laboratories, food industry, veterinary services or bodies responsible for safety in the food chain. Evaluation of performanceExaminations are taken upon completion of each subject. The studies are completed by a bachelor's thesis defense.Competencies you gainGraduates in food safety will have the ability to:...
This degree will provide you with an understanding of the key issues affecting the health of populations. You will develop skills in obtaining, reviewing and analysing he
Public Health is the art and science of promoting healthy people, places and policies. Public Health improves the health and quality of life of a population, by working to prevent disease, prolong life, and promote health through scientifically analysing populations and generating solutions to problems.
This degree will provide you with an understanding of the key issues affecting the health of populations. You will develop skills in obtaining, reviewing and analysing health information; planning and managing a health program or project, and in improving the health of populations.
High achieving students can undertake an Honours year at the conclusion of the degree to further develop and apply their research skills. Professional Recognition Graduates can apply to be a full member of the Public Health Association of Australia....