Epidemiology - PHCMUS9046

Stream Summary

Faculty: Faculty of Medicine

School: School of Public Health and Community Medicine


Program: 9046 - Public Health (Extn)


Master of Public Health (Extension) (Specialisation)

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Stream Outline

Who should do this specialisation?

The Master of Public Health in Epidemiology specialisation will equip public health graduates with knowledge of the principles of epidemiology that underpin public health programs and policies. The specialisation will be aimed at public health students and professionals interested in learning the skills required to use epidemiological and biostatistical skills in their future careers and those wishing to begin the transition to a career in public health.

Students must complete 48 units of credit in total as follows:

Stream Structure

A. MPH core courses (18 units of credit)


B. The following stream-defining courses (12 units of credit)

C. Two courses (12 uoc) from recommended Epidemiology electives, including:

D. One more elective (6 units of credit), or a project in an Epidemiology related topic or internship:

Stream Convenor

Dr. Bayzid Rahman
Tel: + 61 (2) 9385 8660
Medicine at UNSW

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