Postgraduate courses in health
Why study postgraduate health courses online?
If you’ve ever considered giving your health career a booster, there’s no better time. Health is Australia’s largest and fastest growing industry. It employs over 1.5 million people. People just like you.
Careers in health are expected to stay strong. For example, more than 60,000 new nursing jobs are predicted in the next 5 years. And, the number of psychologists employed in Australia is set to increase by 30% by 2023 (source: Job Outlook).
So whether you’re looking to expand your knowledge with a health course in mental health, disability, counselling, case management, public health or something else entirely – we can help you take that next step in healthcare. Better yet – with online study, you can fit it in around your existing work commitments.
Postgraduate health subjects
Postgraduate qualification levels explained
4 subjects | AQF Level 8
A generalist qualification ideal for postgraduates wanting to develop skills in a specific area.
8 subjects | AQF Level 8
A concentrated approach to important skills for postgraduate students seeking a higher level of understanding.
11-16 subjects | AQF Level 9
A full program of learning to develop postgraduates’ advanced knowledge for professional practice.
Postgraduate stories to inspire you
Catching out fraud in the health industryKerrie works to protect the integrity of the health sector.
Dental care for Victoria’s most vulnerableMelissa is committed to making her mark in the public health industry.
Health student, supporting a safer industryFaye’s focus shifted from law to health.
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Why study online through OUA?
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Explore and choose from 380+ degrees and 2,000+ subjects from leading Australian unis.
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Complete postgraduate single subjects to upskill you one topic at a time.
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Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same qualification as on-campus students.
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