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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.
    • Universities and public research institutions the CSIRO

    Further study

    At the end of the Master of Science (Epidemiology), you’ll be well-placed to undertake a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy).