Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion), Bachelor of Science (Health and Safety)

Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion), Bachelor of Science (Health and Safety)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Full-time
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$37,600
Domestic tuition: A$9,370

Program overview

Your first year is interprofessional and taken with other health sciences students. In the following years, you will specialise in the areas of health promotion and health and safety. You will learn how to promote health by developing people’s skills and knowledge, strengthening the ability of people to plan and undertake action to achieve better health, creating healthy environments and changing policies and laws to support healthy choices. The occupational health and safety component will equip you with skills to contribute proactively to risk management and assessment, and the prevention of injuries and disease in the workplace. You will participate in an on-campus health promotion campaign, undertake a 100-hour professional placement in workplace health promotion, and complete 200 hours of placements in health and safety. Fieldwork visits will also give you the chance to see health and safety in action.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Successful completion of one year of a Diploma of Specialist at a state institution or fully accredited private institution where separate evidence of English competence is required. IELTS 6.5 with no band lower than 6.0

Career opportunities

Government organisations such as local government and Worksafe Private companies, particularly in the industry and resources sectors. Occupational Health and Safety Inspector Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator Occupational Health and Safety Officer Occupational Health and Safety Adviser Health Promotion Officer

Campus location

Perth , Australia

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