Deakin University

Bachelor of Health Sciences

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

A rewarding career in health gives you the chance to reduce health disparities and help individuals and communities – in Australia and overseas – to lead fuller, healthier and happier lives. As a Bachelor of Health Sciences graduate, you can be confident you will have a solid grounding in a range of health-related fields. You will graduate prepared for a successful career in the largest and fastest growing employment sector in Australia.Become a specialist in up to three major areas or broaden your knowledge and skill set through elective units. Combining your interests with multiple majors can increase your competitiveness for a variety of health roles while opening the door to further study. This course also offers valuable workplace learning opportunities, giving you the chance to apply your knowledge in real-world contexts and build professional networks in the health sector.

Structure

The 24 credit points include 6 core units (these are compulsory) and 2 major sequences of study from the Faculty of Health. A maximum of 6 credit points may be selected from units offered by other faculties.

Subjects

  • For information on major subjects please contact Health enquiries at health-enquire@deakin.edu.au

Standard entry requirements

Entry will be based on performance in Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or at least 25 in English other than EAL or equivalent.Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement. Refer to the Deakin University website for more detailed information about additional course requirements for all applicant groups, or equivalent minimum requirements for applicants with a higher education study, VET study or work and life experience.

Recognition

Not applicable

Study pathways

The Bachelor of Health Sciences can be used as an excellent pathway to postgraduate study including: Master of Public Health Master of Health Promotion Master of Health Economics Master of Health and Human Services Management Master of Human Nutrition Master of Dietetics

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) International: $101,272
  • ATAR: 59.75
No
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 3 years
Geelong Waurn Ponds International: $101,272
  • ATAR: 55
No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Melbourne Burwood International: $101,272
  • ATAR: 60
No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Warrnambool No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Further information

For other information please contact Health enquiries at health-enquire@deakin.edu.au

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