Course Description

You will develop the knowledge and skills needed to work in public health roles around the world. You will learn how to address major health issues including chronic disease, sexual health, nutrition, HIV/AIDs, physical activity, drugs and alcohol within many populations such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, youth, seniors and in settings such as workplaces, hospital and schools.
In the final year, you will put your academic studies into practice through professional placements in public health organisations. The placements can be in either local or international locations. Visit Placement Essentials for details.
HonoursHonours is available for this degree (through an additional year of study).

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $9,185 total course cost.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Health Services & Support undergraduate courses at Griffith University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 60.3% (national average 66.3%)
Improved skills: 86.8% (national average 83.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 75.5% (national average 80.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Griffith University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Health Services & Support undergraduate courses at Griffith University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 61.8% (national average 70.8%)
Studying full time: 58.1% (national average 25.6%)
Median full time salary: $49,300 (national average $59,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Griffith University Code: 1440

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