Campuses and locations
The University of Newcastle is a multi-campus institution offering programs in a number of locations.
Face to Face, Online
1 year full-time or part-time equivalent up to 4 years maximum.
The Master of Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Newcastle focuses on health care research. You will learn how to conceptualise, design and carry out health care research applying epidemiologic methods, and to apply the best available research evidence to clinical practices and health care.
In addition, you will develop an advanced understanding and practical application of the theoretical frameworks, effectively preparing you for a career in clinical epidemiology or evidence-based healthcare.
The Master of Clinical Epidemiology will provide you with an advanced knowledge base to begin your career as an Epidemiologist. You will have the opportunity to tailor your education to best suit your career objectives.
Key areas of study include:
As a clinical epidemiologist, you will work with the fundamental objective of finding ways to reduce the burden of disease, and control communicable disease epidemics.
Possible career paths may include:
The Master of Clinical Epidemiology provides a structured opportunity for you to develop a full research study protocol in your area of work or professional interest, with support provided by research academics.