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Curtin University

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Graduate Diploma in Environmental Health

  • Graduate Diploma

Learn to identify, assess, evaluate and control environmental hazards that could impact human health.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Diploma
Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
GD-ENVHL
Study Mode
Online, In person

About this course

The effective management of the health needs of a community requires sensitivity to public expectation and an equitable balance of science, law, environmental and social factors; and sustainability. This course will give you the professional skills to identify, assess, evaluate and control environmental hazards.

Study locations

Perth

Online

What you will learn

  • apply sustainable environmental health principles and practices to enhance the health and well-being of populations
  • apply logical and rational processes to critically analyse issues relevant to environmental health; think creatively to generate innovative solutions
  • access, evaluate and synthesise relevant information and evidence from a range of sources applicable to practice
  • communicate at an advanced level with individuals and groups and advocate for the improvement of health conditions
  • effectively use new and existing technologies relevant to environmental health practice
  • take responsibility for own learning and professional development in environmental health practice
  • recognise and apply international perspectives to environmental health
  • demonstrate understanding and respect for individual human rights and cultural diversity
  • work professionally and ethically across a range of settings