Aboriginal Health & Wellbeing - PHCMSS9043

Stream Summary

Faculty: Faculty of Medicine

School: School of Public Health and Community Medicine


Program: 9043 - Int Pub Health/Pub Health


Master of Public Health (Specialisation)

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Stream Outline

Who should do this stream?

This stream is targeted for public health students with an interest in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health generally and for those seeking to enhance the capacity of the primary health care, public health, allied health, community development and the broader sector workforce to cohesively address the physical, psychosocial, cultural and environmental determinants of health and wellbeing of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.

The Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing stream is available to students enrolled in the dual 9043 Master of International Public Health/Master of Public Health Program.

Stream Structure

Students must complete 72 units of credit as follows:
  • Four core courses (24 UOC)
  • Three International health electives (18 UOC)
  • Any SPHCM elective (6 UOC)

Specialisation Requirement courses (24 UOC):

Two stream defining courses (12 UOC)

Two courses from recommended Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing-related electives (12 UOC)

Stream Convenor

Dr Rob Menzies
Tel: +61 (2) 9385 3480

Telphia-Leanne Joseph
Tel: +61 (2) 9385 3197

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