Applied Population Studies

A postgraduate program

This program is not offered in 2015

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time l Part-time
Location: On campus

Courses 

Course name: Graduate Certificate in Applied Population Studies 
Duration (full-time equivalent): 6 months
SATAC code: 2GC031
CRICOS code: 023587M

Course name: Graduate Diploma in Applied Population Studies
Duration (full-time equivalent): 1 year
SATAC code: 2GD021
CRICOS code: 002624G

Course name: Master of Applied Population Studies
Duration (full-time equivalent): 2 years
SATAC code: 2CM026
CRICOS code: 002642E

Course name: Master of Arts in Applied Population Studies
Duration (full-time equivalent): 2 years
SATAC code: N/A
CRICOS code: 031349C

 

Overview

Our comprehensive program in Applied Population Studies draws on theories and material from social and health sciences including demography, geography, sociology, economics and public health.

Graduates are suitable for careers in areas such as overseas development, health and family planning, development planning, statistical services, policy, research and teaching.

What will I study? 

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Entry requirements

Applicants for the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Master of Applied Population Studies must normally hold an approved undergraduate degree or equivalent.

Students who have completed the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma (or other qualifications deemed equivalent) receive credit when progressing to the Graduate Diploma or Masters.

Applicants for the Master of Arts in Applied Population Studies must normally hold an approved honours degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline and have at least two years' relevant work experience.

International students: Entry and English language requirements

Applications

Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes - N/A to Master of Arts in Applied Population Studies
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.

 

 

International students
Mid year entry: Yes - N/A to Master of Arts in Applied Population Studies)
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Semester 1 - 30 November of the year preceding admission
Semester 2 - 31 May of that year.

 

 

Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Graduate Certificate in Applied Population Studies

Place Type: Full fee paying

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Graduate Diploma in Applied Population Studies

Place Type: Full fee paying 

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Master of Applied Population Studies

Place Type: Full fee paying 

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Master of Arts in Applied Population Studies

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Note: Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated? How are these fees calculated?

Faculty contact 

Director of Studies, Associate Professor Gour Dasvarma
Tel: (08) 8201 2429.
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