Bachelor of Health Science

Edith Cowan University ECU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00279B

Prepares students to be able to make a positive contribution to enhancing the health of communities. Health science is the study of the physical, psychological, social, and environmental dimensions of health. Students graduate with practical and theoretical knowledge and skills in communication, teamwork, critical thinking, innovation, and cross-cultural and international awareness. They are highly sought after and can select from a range of interesting and dynamic career pathways. Students can choose to undertake two eight-unit majors, or a major and minor, in these disciplines: Addiction Studies, Health Promotion, Nutrition, Occupational Safety and Health. Alternatively, students can undertake one 16-unit major in Nutrition Bioscience or Occupational and Environmental Health. A minor in Youth Work is also available.


24 Units 360 Credit Points. Practicum Placement.


  • Majors are available in the following disciplines:ŸAddiction Studies ŸHealth Promotion ŸNutrition ŸNutrition Bioscience ŸOccupational Safety and Health ŸOccupational and Environmental Health and Safety

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