Master of Health Policy

University of Sydney
Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
1 year
Intakes
March July
Tuition fee (local)
US$ 20,216
Tuition fee (foreign)
US$ 30,932

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a related field
  • Some coursework programs also require relevant professional experience for admission
  • Additionally, health and security checks are required for some postgraduate courses involving fieldwork in the New South Wales hospital and education systems.

Domestic Students:

  • IELTS: A minimum result of 6.5 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 577 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing
  • TOEFL IBT: A minimum result of 90 overall including a minimum result of 22 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 23 in Writing

International Students:

  • IELTS: A minimum result of 6.5 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 577 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing
  • TOEFL IBT: A minimum result of 90 overall including a minimum result of 22 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 23 in Writing

Curriculum

Core units

  • Introduction to Health Policy 
  • Economics and Finance for Health Policy
  • Analysing Health Policy
  • Global Health Policy
  • Evidence into Policy and Practice
  • Health Policy Project 

Elective units

  • Bioethics, Law and Society 
  • Ethics and Public Health 
  • Introduction to Public Health Ethics
  • Health and Security
  • Health Research Methods and Ethics
  • Health Systems in Developing Countries
  • Obesity and Health Promotion
  • Physical Activity and Public Health
  • Health Economic Evaluation
  • Advanced Health Economic Evaluation 
  • Health Workforce Policy Analysis
  • Translational Health
  • Public Health Advocacy
  • Tobacco Control in the 21st Century
  • Public Health Advocacy Strategies
  • Health and Risk Communication
  • Advanced Qualitative Health Research
  • Qualitative Methodologies & Study Design
  • Qualitative Research Analysis & Writing

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