Bachelor of Health Science Swinburne University

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Health Science is designed to equip students for careers promoting health and wellbeing.

Access laboratories and testing facilities equipped with the latest technology – Swinburne is the only university in Australia with MRI and MEG labs on campus.

Explore Australian and international health challenges. Examine the physical, psychological and social aspects of health in a variety of settings. Learn about contemporary issues in health science, such as biomedical testing or health communication, and how to address them. Apply your learning in a professionally focused, multidisciplinary project during your final year of study.

Discover a career in counselling, community development, health communication, disability, social welfare or medical research. Graduates may also progress to postgraduate study in physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy or nursing.


Applied Statistics
Biomedical and Clinical Technologies
Biomedical Science
Health Across The Lifespan

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Future career options for graduates of this degree may include medical researcher, community worker, health policy developer, clinical technologist, laboratory...

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Additional Information

Swinburne's Work Integrated Learning program provides opportunities to gain invaluable skills and confidence in knowing that you have what it takes...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Health Science Swinburne University based on 2 reviews
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Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Engaging teachers who are passionate about their fields, lots of hands on labs and learning support.

Negatives: Unsure about career prospects, we didn’t get much detail in that. Some assignments seemed irrelevant to my majors

My advice to future students is: Really think about how they can extend their contac...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

I'm majoring in Psychology and Forensic Science.

Positives: The units are great and the content in extremely interesting. The lecturer are very experienced and passion about their fields.

Negatives: The only negative is, if any, was being a Forensic Science degree there are only a couple of these units offers in the wh...

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