• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


The Health Science program at Western Sydney University gives you practical, hands-on experience in the field of health science. With the flexibility to switch between specialisations at the end of your first year. Studying health science is also an ideal pathway to a range of other health degrees through Western’s internal course transfer. As part of the program, you will gain real-world experience through work placements in a diverse range of health settings, allowing you to increase your expertise and employability. Get ready to make the world a better place. At Western.

Your career

As a graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:

  • Health Promotion:
  • Health planning officer;
  • Population health officer;
  • Community engagement and events coordinator.
  • Health Services Management:
  • Practice manager;
  • Divisional health service manager.
  • Public Health:
  • Public health officer;
  • Community engagement coordinator.
  • Therapeutic Recreation:
  • Diversional Therapist;
  • Leisure therapist.


The Bachelor of Health Science (Health Service Management) has Professional Accreditation with the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM). 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Population Health and Society
  • Professional Health Competencies
  • Professional Pathways in Health Science
  • Communication in Health
  • Psychology and Health
  • Public Health

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • CRICOS Code: 044779G
  • Admission to Western Sydney University is highly competitive and is on the basis of academic merit. 
  • International students are required to meet the same standards as Australian residents.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26760 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26760 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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


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.


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!