Promotion of healthy lifestyles improves the wellbeing of communities.
We believe knowledge about how to live a healthy lifestyle can have an enormous impact on the lives of varying communities. That’s why we offer Health Communication at Swinburne.
Health Communication is an opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills needed to assist and improve the wellbeing of diverse groups and communities. We provide an understanding of field through an emphasis on cultural studies, media studies, (including social media), health promotion, health science and epidemiology. You’ll learn how to implement programs that can help others enhance their wellbeing or avoid health risks. Research and data analysis are other key skills you’ll acquire in this course.
By the time you graduate, you’ll have the confidence and skills to apply your wisdom to the workplace. Future careers can be found in health and community development environments.
The Swinburne Advantage
We turn knowing into know-how.
We believe an undergraduate education must be about more than knowledge. In today’s competitive job market, it must be about true job readiness.
Starting in 2016, we’re expanding access to our Work Integrated Learning opportunities. It’s just a matter of choosing the opportunity that suits your future.
Choose from professional degrees, professional placements, professional internships, industry-linked projects, industry study tours and accreditation placements. There are also a range of other opportunities you can create.
You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence in knowing you have what it takes to land a job in your field by graduation.
We think it’s an approach that makes the adventure worth taking. See for yourself.
The Swinburne Advantage. Available to all new undergraduate students from 2016.
Health communication courses