Build sought-after skills to help promote health and wellbeing across communities with this Bachelor of Health Sciences course from Deakin University.
If you’re interested in science or health and want a rewarding career helping others, this course will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience required to turn your passion into a career in this dynamic and growing industry. In this broad, foundation course, you’ll learn the fundamentals of health science, and study subjects including environmental health, family and society health, food, disability, medical biotechnology, health promotion, health and sustainability, nutrition and physical health, psychological science, exercise science and psychology for professional development. You’ll be able to choose up to three majors, with a broad range of electives – making this course an ideal starting point for a varied and successful career across a range of health science fields.
With a particular focus on preparing students for real-world work, this course offers workplace learning opportunities for developing practical experience to complement your theoretical study. You’ll graduate from this course equipped with the experience, skills and insights required to make a real difference in the important, challenging and rewarding field of contemporary health science.