Campuses and locations
The University of Newcastle is a multi-campus institution offering programs in a number of locations.
Combination of Online and Face to Face, Online
1 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 4 years maximum.
The University of Newcastle’s Master of Health Science is an advanced program which will develop your professional skills, theoretical knowledge and your ability to critically appraise the evidence. Upon completion, you will be better placed to apply an evidence-based approach, develop innovative health initiatives, champion effective health programs and advance your career in your area of expertise.
The Master of Health Science has been designed to offer two distinct career paths by giving you the opportunity to specialise in two key speciality areas:
Key areas of study include:
At the successful completion of the program, you will be qualified for employment opportunities across a range of public health disciplines including assessment and counselling of alcohol and other drug problems, and working with people diagnosed with stroke.
Possible career paths may include: