• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
This flexible Health Sciences course at Flinders University gives you exposure to a wide variety of health professions. The degree equips you with transferable skills and experience in a multidisciplinary environment, providing a strong foundation for your future endeavours in the healthcare industry or in further study.

About

Why study Health Sciences at Flinders University

  • Gain a broad understanding of the health sector as well as the opportunity to focus your studies in a particular area with a major
  • Develop an understanding and skill set to make a difference to people’s lives
  • Get industry experience including overseas study options in your third year
  • Provides pathway opportunities into Flinders’ medical degree and a range of allied health degrees
  • Pursue majors including disability and community rehabilitation, health promotion, health management, life sciences, environmental and public health, therapy studies, public health, and nutrition
Your career

This degree caters for a wide range of careers and equips you with transferable industry relevant skills. Your career path depends on which major you choose.

Potential occupations include:

  • health promotion officer
  • drug diversion assessor
  • community health officer
  • clinical trials study assistant
  • policy officer
  • health and aged care support worker

Accreditation

This degree is accredited depending on your major

  • Graduates of the health promotion major are eligible for membership with the Australian Health Promotion Association.
  • Graduates of the health management major are eligible for membership with the Australasian College of Health Services Management.
  • Graduates of the nutrition major are eligible for membership with the Nutrition Society of Australia.    

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      Part-time only for domestic students.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Majors include:
  • Disability and Community Rehabilitation
  • Environmental and Public Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Management
  • Life Sciences
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Therapy Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

To gain direct general admission to an undergraduate course at Flinders, you must have successfully completed a recognised secondary education qualification overseas or in Australia, and satisfy our English language proficiency requirements.

CRICOS: 020920E

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    36300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36300 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    8726 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8726 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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