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Overview

The Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (MIDI) is essential for a career in health emergencies, outbreaks, infectious diseases risk assessment and emergency response related to infectious diseases and other threats. This program is designed for relevant stakeholders from any sector, who wish to gain a better understanding of infectious diseases intelligence in the era of new and emerging disease threats, and management approaches for the identification, assessment, prevention and control of infectious diseases. The MIDI (Extension) program extends students to expand their knowledge and skills in infectious disease research by allows candidates to undertake an advanced research project. 

Program Objective

The UNSW Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) program provides students with advanced disciplinary knowledge and skills needed for professional practice in control of infectious diseases and emergencies across a range of contexts including ministries and departments of health, government organisations, non-government and voluntary organisations, and primary care and community healthcare services in both public and private sectors. The program fosters judgment-ready practitioners who can contribute to improving population health outcomes specific to infectious diseases in diverse settings. 

Campus

Kensington

Study Level

Postgraduate

Typical duration

1.7 Years

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face, Fully online

Intake Period

Term 1, Term 2, Term 3

Academic Calendar

3+ Calendar

Minimum Units of Credit

72

Award type

Masters (Coursework)

Award(s)

Infectious Diseases Intelligence (Extension) - MIDI (Extn)

CRICOS Code

0100677

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Program Structure

Students must complete 72 UOC as a standalone program.

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Entry Requirements
Progression Requirements

Pathways

Recognition of Achievement

Award with Excellence

Additional Information

Contact

Dr Holly Seale

Email: h.seale@unsw.edu.au

Phone: +61 (2) 9385 3129

Program Fees

At UNSW fees are generally charged at course level and therefore dependent upon individual enrolment and other factors such as student's residency status. For generic information on fees and additional expenses of UNSW programs, click on one of the following:

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