Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Global Studies
The Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Global Studies is a rewarding double degree for those interested in biological, social and environmental determinants of global health and health inequality. This course is designed to provide you with an informed global perspective that will enhance your application of public health principles to address complex community and population issues in Australia and around the world.
This course offers students with a unique opportunity to study abroad (ACU has over 60 partner institutions around the world), or gain valuable international workplace experience with one of our internship partners. Students have the opportunity to study a Diploma in Languages in either Spanish or Italian alongside their degree to further enhance their employment opportunities.
Career opportunities include:
- National and international health agencies and NGOs;
- public sector (local and international);
- government service (including diplomatic service);
- the United Nations and other international organizations;
- social entrepreneurship and companies with a global outreach;
- international relations;
- human rights.
Essential requirements for admission
The equivalent of Australian Year 12 Certificate, plus an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with an overall score of 6.5, including an individual score of 6.0 for all tests.
- Recognized international high school qualification
- English language proficiency.
English language requirements
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with an overall score of 6.5, including an individual score of 6.0 for all tests.
Pathways to further study
Graduates may progress to further studies in health promotion, epidemiology, public health, health administration, occupational health and international development. Eligible graduates may also undertake the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) or other relevant postgraduate study.
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