The Graduate Diploma in Health Research develops skills in: research design; epidemiology; quantitative and qualitative research methodologies and application of evidence-based health research skills within the broader health sector and health professional practice.
Unique features of the course include learning from acclaimed research and public health experts; the choice of specialist electives from any stream: public health practice, Indigenous health and global health; and the emphasis placed on applied research.
2018 Modes of Study
Internal Mode- on offer at CDU Casuarina Campus for:
Semester 1 - PHM516 Indigenous Health, PHM552 Epidemiology, PHM592 Global Health ,
Semester 2 - PHM553 Biostatistics, PHM559 Health Policy, PHM588 Qualitative Research Methods
External Mode: (without intensives) for all PHM units delivered through Charles Darwin University’s online learning environment ‘Learnline’.
Following completion of the Graduate Diploma in Health Research students can articulate to a Master of Public Health or proceed, with approval, to Higher Degree Research training.
Please note that this course requires a high level of academic reading and writing. Students who are not confident with their academic literacy skills are encouraged to develop them prior to enrolling.
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