The Graduate Certificate of Epidemiology offers an introduction to core concepts and skills in epidemiology, statistical research methods and quantitative analysis of health data aimed at prevention, protection and promotion of health in the community.

The course is delivered by Menzies and you will be taught by leading Menzies research professionals. Career opportunities for graduates include epidemiological roles in health or clinical research.

A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 40 credit points as detailed below.

Unit type Credit Points Specific requirements
Core Units
(4 units)
Compulsory Core units totalling 40 credit points as per the list of units detailed below:

PHM552 Epidemiology
PHM553 Biostatistics
PHM566 Chronic Conditions Control
PHM570 Epidemiology and Control of Communicable Diseases

  40cp Total Credit Points

On completion, you can articulate to the Graduate Diploma and Master of Public Health, or the Graduate Diploma and Master of Health Research.

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NOTE: This course is only available to Australian Domestic Students. It is not available to International Student Visa Holders.