Graduate Certificate of Public Health

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Graduate Certificate of Public Health

If you are a health professional and you want to upgrade your skills, choosing a Graduate Certificate of Public Health will help you to develop core public health competencies. You can continue to work as you study at James Cook University (JCU), as this course is offered externally or via a mix of external and limited attendance and block mode study at JCU's Townsville campus.

Your studies will include tropical public health; epidemiology for public health; public health management or public health leadership and management; communicable disease control or environmental health.

With this Graduate Certificate, you can take the first steps towards upgrading your qualifications to a Graduate Diploma of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, a Master of Public Health, or a Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Available to international students by distance education/external study only
Start dates
February, July
6 months full time
Attendance mode
AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline; or equivalent

This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.