Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences

University of Adelaide

Student rating (4.19) from 53 reviews
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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Adelaide
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences is a diverse and flexible degree that prepares students to tackle the major health issues facing the world today. With a unique selection of courses that draw from all the health sciences disciplines, the degree is ideal for students who are fascinated by the human body and who wish to develop a broad range of relevant, transferable and highly sought-after skills suited to a variety of careers in health.

Developed in consultation with industry partners, this innovative degree offers flexible online and part-time study options. Students can choose to focus their studies on their interests with majors available in Clinical Trials, Medical Sciences, Neurosciences, Addiction and Mental Health, Nutritional Health, Public Health, and Reproductive and Childhood Health. A year-long research placement provides practical hands-on experience, and overseas study opportunities are available to increase understanding of global health issues.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences are well-equipped to improve the health of individuals and populations across a range of roles in research, government, business and community health settings; as well as being ready for further study or research.
Majors

The Medical Health stream offers majors in:
Clinical Trials
Medical Sciences
Neurosciences

The Lifespan Health stream offers majors in:
Addiction and...

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Careers

Medical/research/clinical/nutrition scientists in research institutes, hospitals, diagnostic and pathology laboratories, pharmaceutical and biotechnology...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences based on 5 reviews
Rating
4.2
Job prospects
3.2
Teachers
4.4
Course work
4.0
Time worthy
3.6
Money Worthy
3.6