Delivered by Endeavour College of Natural Health, this Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) degree offers rigorous theoretical and practical training in using natural therapies to heal and maintain health.
Students will study herbal medicine, diet and nutrition, flower essence therapy, nutritional supplementation and iris analysis and gain a general understanding of this complete medical system designed to treat illness and restore health. In addition, some subjects may be taken online to facilitate flexible learning. Practical classes will be taught by qualified clinical practitioners, meaning you'll have the opportunity to develop crucial clinical skills such as screening and undertaking patient assessments, patient examinations, bedside manner and treatment procedures.
Upon completion of this degree, you will walk away with the skills and knowledge needed to work in a variety of healthcare contexts, and be able to work alongside other allied health professionals such as acupuncturists, physiotherapists and chiropractors.
This course is offered for study at the following locations:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) from Endeavour College of Natural Health.
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) graduates can enjoy a range of career options either opening up an independent practice or joining a multidisciplinary clinic with acupuncturists, chiropractors, osteopaths, musculoskeletal therapists, massage therapists, medical practitioners, and psychologists. Students may choose to apply for further study, or pursue a specialisation such as women's medicine, cancer, children's health, autoimmune diseases, environmental medicine, men's medicine, autism spectrum disorder, allergies or digestive disorders. Graduates may also go on to write professional articles and appear in the media, work for natural product companies, provide product support or conduct technical writing for journals and textbooks worldwide.
On completion of this program, graduates may apply for membership with the following associations:
Australian Natural Therapists Association (ANTA)
Australian Traditional-Medicine Society (ATMS)
Australian Register of Naturopaths and Herbalists (ARONAH)
National Herbalists Association of Australia (NHAA)
Eligible students can apply for a government study loan through FEE-HELP, to help with the upfront costs of this course.
Alternatively, you can pay for your course fees upfront.
You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
As specialists in the field of natural therapy and alternative health care, Endeavour College of Natural Health is committed to producing highly trained graduates who go on to become leaders in their respective fields of practice.
With a diverse spectrum of courses that range from university programs through to online short courses, and six campuses located across Australia, Endeavour College of Natural Health has grown to become the largest natural health college in the southern hemisphere. Backed by Study Group, a global leader education, students are assured every opportunity to reach their career goals. Endeavour College of Natural Health is a registered higher education provider with the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA), offering TEQSA-accredited courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Campus locations Adelaide – 88 Currie St, Adelaide SA 5000 Brisbane – Level 2, 269 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 Gold Coast – 105 Scarborough St, Southport QLD 4215 Melbourne – Level 1, 368 Elizabeth St, Melbourne VIC 3000 Perth – Lower Ground, 170 Wellington St, East Perth WA 6004 Sydney – Level 2, 815 - 825 George St, Sydney NSW 2000
To help students reach their academic goals, Endeavour College of Natural Health offers a range of student support services including a dedicated team of student support professionals, free study skills workshops, and additional tutoring sessions for students with learning difficulties.
Endeavour College of Natural Health also offers its students full access to highly confidential counselling services, as well as careers advice and career development services.