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Bachelor of Human Sciences Macquarie University

4.0 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Ranked #13 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Community and health services is the fastest-growing job sector in Australia due to a greater focus on support for people who are vulnerable and disadvantaged, and an ageing population. One in four new jobs created between 2013 and 2018 will be in community services and the health industry.

This course can equip you to work in this dynamic area and give you the skills to make a positive difference in the lives of others.


Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Communication Disorders
Community Services
Counselling Theory and Principles
Human Movement
Language and Professional...

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This degree will prepare you for employment opportunities in areas where skills in public health policy, promotion and education, community-based care and...

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Additional Information

This course offers a large amount of flexibility you'll be given the time to explore a range of interests and career options before committing to a...

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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: 1. This course provides a great base for many jobs in health care, including Physiotherapy, psychology and research.
2. The teaching and resources offered throughout this course were extensive and always of high standards.
3. Getting to study a broad range of subjects within healthcare gives you a chance to see w...

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June 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: It's a nice jumping block to get into a Postgraduate degree. It acts a good pathway helping students decide where they want to go within the human sciences field. For human movement majors physiotherapy looked like the likely postgrad degree option.

Negatives: It did feel that the moment you choose your major th...

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

Positive- it was really broad, I had a lot of choice
Negative- it included no social work style pracs, only general work experience units where you may not be placed in a social work setting

My advice to future students is: Choose subjects you will do well in

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