School of Population and Global Health

Computer facilities

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Laptops and data projectors may be available for presentations within the School for tutors and students.

students in a computer lab

Students can access email, the internet, saved files and printing allowances from any one of 13 computer labs.

Before using lab computers, you must activate your Faculty account by agreeing to the terms and conditions in the online account activation form. Usually, your computer account will be activated on the following day.

As well as a Faculty account, you need to activate your Pheme account (full service student account) to access web-based resources (such as WebCT) outside UWA.


The School helpdesk is open weekdays from 8.30 to 5.30pm. You can contact the helpdesk in the following ways:

Computer labs

Postgraduate computer lab

Postgraduate students enrolled in Public Health can use any of the desks and computers located in G19 and G19A of the Computer Laboratory (next to the Cafe) on the Nedlands Campus.  If dissertation students access sensitive data sets they can make application via their supervisor to use the desks and computers in room 1.27 on the 1st Floor, Clifton Street Building.

Faculty labs

The Faculty has 13 computer labs where you can use:

  • CD/DVD burning software
  • Pharmacology applications

All computer labs have identical computers with the same configuration and 17" monitors, Core2 Duo processors, 2GB of memory and fast internet access.

All computer labs also provide laser printing and after hours access. Students will need to bring their student card to the Administration Office to gain after hours access.


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Thursday, 16 March, 2017 1:04 PM