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Coursework

Master of Science (Epidemiology)

    • CRICOS Code: 094598J

    Where will this take me?

    Overview

    Career outcomes

    Epidemiologists are in high demand because of a national shortage.

    Our graduates go on to work as:

    • Epidemiologists
    • Medical and health advisors
    • Medical researchers
    • Policy advisors
    • Public health professionals.

    Employers in this field include:

    • Medical research institutes such as the Burnet Institute and the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
    • Government departments and international bodies such as the World Health Organisation (WHO), along with non-profit organisations
    • Biotechnology companies
    • Pharmaceutical companies
    • Research and general hospitals such as the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Alfred Health, Austin Health and the Epworth.
    • Academic and public research institutions such as universities and the CSIRO

    Further study

    After completing the Master of Science (Epidemiology), you’ll be well prepared to begin a PhD in the field.