Short courses

We offer a diverse range of 4-day short courses in public health for professional development throughout the year, providing convenient flexible education opportunities for a broad audience.

Our courses are presented by an experienced faculty of public health academics and expert practitioners in the field. They are designed for people already working in population health, who want to refresh their public health knowledge and skills, or those who may be considering a career in population health or related research.

Registrations are open - courses fill quickly and space is limited. Visit each course page to register online.

The courses

Analysis of Public Health Data

Analysis of Public Health Data

No course dates have been scheduled for 2017. 2018 course dates to be advised.

Have you ever been given a health dataset and not known where to start? This course will...

Public Health Surveillance

Public Health Surveillance

The next course is planned for February 2018. Further details to follow.

Ever wondered how Australia monitors important diseases?

The Public Health Surveillance course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to undertake health...

Methods in Applied Epidemiological Research

Research Design & Methods

The next course is planned for March 2018. Further details to follow.

Do you want to conduct a research project but don’t quite know where to start? This course introduces participants to the practical side of epidemiological research. At the end of this course you...

Outbreak Investigation

Outbreak Investigation

The next course is planned for March 2018. Further details to follow.

Do you have an interest in how outbreaks of communicable diseases are investigated and controlled? Do you currently work or intend to work in the area of outbreak investigation? Do you want to...

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