Six-week health single units

Gain practical business knowledge to advance your health career.

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100% online health single units

Gain the skills or knowledge required to help advance your health care career with a six-week single unit from Monash Online. In these 100% online units, you’ll develop valuable management, accounting, law, policy and other knowledge or skills to help you get the new job you’ve been dreaming of or that promotion you’ve been working towards.

Why Monash Online single units?

  • Fast – Gain new skills or knowledge in six weeks
  • Quality – Study postgraduate content from our Master of Health Administration and Master of Public Health
  • Experience – An ideal way to decide if postgraduate study is right for you.
  • Flexible – Offered 100% online.
  • Credit-bearing – May be used as credit for those that meet the entry requirements for a full qualification.
    Supported – By academic staff with industry links and your own dedicated Student Success Advisor.

Ideal for:
  • Quick, short term learning that you can put into practice right away.
  • Adding management, accounting, public health and other expanded capabilities to your resume to qualify for a new job or promotion.
  • Getting new knowledge or skills if you are a recently-promoted health manager that wants to improve your leadership ability.
Do a postgraduate if:
  • A full qualification is a requirement for a job you want.
  • You need a qualification accredited by The Australasian College of Health Services Management (ACHSM).
  • You are completing a Fellowship Training Program by the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administration.

MPH5305 Epidemiology: concepts and applications

An ideal introduction to the specialisation of epidemiology, this unit explores key components including rates, sources of data, study designs, screening, prevention, and outbreak investigation.

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MPH5313 Challenges in public health

The public health sector faces several contemporary challenges. Learning more about these problems and exploring potential solutions will help you broaden your understanding of the industry and feel more confident tackling complex health issues.

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Health management and policy

The units available in this area will develop your skills and knowledge in topics such as accounting, health economics, health law principles, and delivering safe and high-quality health care.

Public health

If you already have a medical background, these units will teach you how to use your skills to influence public policy and practice within your community and beyond.