2017 Undergraduate Courses
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Bachelor of Public Health (Honours) | 2017

Testamur Title of Degree:

Bachelor of Public Health (Honours)



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Total Credit Points:



1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

Home Faculty:

Faculty of Social Sciences

Intake Session(s):

Autumn, Spring

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Additional Information:

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The Bachelor of Public Health (Honours) is an additional fourth year of study for high achieving students. This course has been designed to provide students with the skills to demonstrate excellence in research with a clear understanding of the research question.

Entry Requirements

Academic requirements and English requirements are available from the Course Finder.

Course Learning Outcomes

Students graduating from the Bachelor of Public Health (Honours) will be able to:

  1. Gain in-depth knowledge of public health theory as it applies to a specific practical public health research topic.
  2. Develop methodological skills in exploring a key public health issue in the community.
  3. Understand the primacy of conducting high quality research and the process for undertaking robust scientific enquiry. 

Course Structure

The Bachelor of Public Health (Honours) requires the successful completion of the subject HAS 400.

The Honours grade will be calculated in accordance with University of Wollongong Method 1. For further information refer to General Course Rules.

Subject Code subject Name Credit Points Session(s)
Honours Year
HAS 400Honours48Annual, Spring 2017/Autumn 2018


Credit Arrangements

Credit and articulation arrangements are available from the Course Finder. Refer to UOW's credit arrangements for information on how to apply for credit.

Other Information

Further information is available at:
UOW Course Finder
Email: ssc@uow.edu.au

Last reviewed: 31 October, 2016