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  • Equip yourself with trans-disciplinary skills to become a change agent working across diverse health contexts.
  • The variety of subjects gives you the knowledge and scope to think laterally and globally to tackle issues confronting healthcare systems and environments
  • Undertake a professional placement in your final year.
  • Choose a major in global health, digital health and analytics, or pharmacology, or tailor choices to suit your interests and career aspirations
  • This program is accepted preparation for the UTS Master of Pharmacy, UTS Master of Orthoptics and UTS Master of Physiotherapy

The Bachelor of Health Science is a flexible and innovative degree that equips you with qualifications to help make a difference across diverse settings of health care contexts.

With a strong emphasis on the social model of health, this course prepares you to be engaged, adaptive thinkers with a solid understanding of health and health systems. Graduate equipped to contribute to health related activities that reduce inequity and promote social justice in local and/or global contexts.

Develop knowledge within a framework that can be tailored to suit your interests and needs. You might focus on learning how to use and interpret data to drive innovation and improvement in our health systems. Or develop knowledge of global health and international health priorities so you can contribute to overseas health initiatives and aid organisations. Other students could focus on pharmacology, which can transition them to a degree in pharmacy.

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Bachelor of Health Science

 

Image of health science student Luke Shilson-HughesLuke Shilson-Hughes
Bachelor of Health Science and Diploma in Languages

"The shift towards digitised health data is creating new jobs using this emerging data to improve health outcomes in our communities, and I think it is a very exciting area to be diving into the field as it develops."