GRC – Graduate Certificate (AQF Level 8)
Division of Tropical Health and Medicine
Completion of an AQF7 Bachelor course at this or another University
Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8 Guidelines for Graduate Certificate degrees.
Minimum English language proficiency requirements
Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency requirements of Band 2 – Schedule II of the JCU Admissions Policy.
12 credit points as per course structure
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion of Graduate Certificate of Health Economics, graduates will be able to:
- Design and conduct an economic evaluation of health issues or health care interventions using robust statistical methodology;
- Critically evaluate economic evaluation literature and studies for methodological rigour, general application and application to given health systems;
- Critically reflect upon the importance of equity and/or equality for economic evaluations in the tropics.
TM5516:03 Biostatistics for Public Health
TM5526:03 Public Health Economics
TM5529:03 Applied Health Economics
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year part time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Students must be enrolled in TM5516 Biostatistics for Public Health before enrolling in the remaining three subjects. Students must have completed or be currently enrolled in TM5516, TM5526 and TM5529 before enrolling in TM5527.
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Maximum allowed Pass
Supplementary exam for
GRADUATE CERTIFICATE OF HEALTH ECONOMICS
Exit with lesser award