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735 AUD/credit 35280 AUD/year
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About

This course provides the opportunity for eligible graduates of the Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) at the University of Technology Sydney to extend their skills and understanding of the research process. It emphasises the reciprocal relationship between health research and the contexts of local and global health.    

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Overview

The Bachelor of Health Science (Honours) degre  at the University of Technology Sydney places health science research within the professional, philosophical, historical, social, cultural and political contexts of health. 

The honours program is regarded as a research apprenticeship and requires an extensive commitment from students. It is an opportunity to produce a substantial piece of work, conduct research and/or explore research data in an area of interest at much more depth and more independently than has been possible in previous undergraduate studies. 

Course aims    

The purpose of the course is to enable health science graduates to conduct research relevant to a health area in any of its dimensions. 

It aims to develop students' skills in using research designs and methodologies, and to reinforce their understanding of the crucial role of research in the evolution of heath. Students also develop academic writing skills to produce a dissertation.

Careers

Career options include positions in health promotion, advocacy, health education, e-health, health data and information management systems, planning and policy, project management and evaluation, community development, research and consultancy across both public and private health sectors, physiotherapy (pathway) and pharmacy (pathway).

Programme Structure

Courses include:   

  • Health Science Honours Dissertation 
  • Health Care Research Methodology   

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 098041C    

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline at an appropriate level.
  • English proficiency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 735 AUD per credit during 12 months.
  • All offers made to domestic undergraduate students will be for Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).   

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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