Bachelor of Science - Health

University of Sydney

You will gain the necessary skills to critically examine the political, social, behavioural, economic and environmental contexts of health. Graduates typically move into health-related fields that do not involve the direct treatment of patients. The course takes a global view of health and all students have the opportunity to undertake an international experience. This degree can be a foundation for graduate-entry programs offered at the University of Sydney and elsewhere including diagnostic radiography, exercise physiology, rehabilitation counselling, speech pathology, occupational therapy, and physiotherapy. Graduates are eligible to apply for admission to graduate entry programs in areas such as dentistry, law, medicine, nursing and pharmacy. Study in prescribed majors is a prerequisite for entry into some programs.

Course Fee:

International: $139,500

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 HSC or equivalent; selection via ATAR; Recommended studies: Movement Science major: Chemistry, Mathematics. Hearing and Speech major: English (Advanced).


Students undertake a Health major plus a second major of the students choice.

Subjects you can Study:

Health; Agroecosystems; Anatomy and histology; Animal health, disease and welfare; Animal production; Applied medical science; Behavioural sciences; Biochemistry and molecular biology; Biology; Cell and developmental biology; Chemistry; Computer science; Data science; Ecology and evolutionary biology; Environmental science; Environmental studies; Financial mathematics and statistics; Food science; Genetics and genomics; Geography; Geology and geophysics; History and philosophy of science; Immunology; Immunology and pathology; Infectious diseases; Information systems; Marine science; Mathematics; Medicinal chemistry; Microbiology; Nanoscience and nanotechnology; Neuroscience; Nutrition science; Pathology; Pharmacology; Physics; Physiology; Plant production; Plant science; Psychology; Quantitative life sciences; Software development; Soil sciences and hydrology; Statistics; Wildlife conservation; Virology

Study Pathways:

Master degree in health sciences, business or other area depending on career path.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00026A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Camperdown/Darlington 80 No Full time 3 years
The University of Sydney aims to create a place where the best researchers and most promising students can achieve their full potential. Student life offers a vibrant and exciting range of opportunities outside the classroom. The University has over 200 clubs and societies to join, many bars and cafes, and sporting complexes. Join the University of Sydney and discover why they are number one in Australia and fourth in the world for graduate employability in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings, and have 13 disciplines ranked amongst the top 20 in the QS 2016/17 Subject Rankings. Provider CRICOS: 00026A

Provider CRICOS: 00026A

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