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Health Science - Exercise and Health 

The University of Western Australia

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
24400 AUD/year
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About

This Master of Health Science - Exercise and Health at The University of Western Australia  provides a pathway for you to further develop your science knowledge and integrate this knowledge with a solid grounding in public health as well as providing a work practicum in the health industry. This integration enables you to be job-ready at the end of your course.

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Overview

About The Course

This Master of Health Science - Exercise and Health at The University of Western Australia encompasses a range of biological, medical and health-related disciplines addressing global health challenges that are crucial to human health and wellbeing. 

These are complimented by a public health focus, which draws out the relevance of the science disciplines to the health industry (i.e. health promotion, research, policy and administration). 

Links between each science discipline, public health and the health industry are further enhanced by practical experience inside a health-related organisation. You will be well positioned to pursue a career in the health industry, with opportunities in health promotion, administration and delivery.

Career Pathways

Graduates will be well positioned to pursue careers in the health industry, with opportunities in health promotion, administration and delivery both domestically and internationally. Potentially, graduates could also progress to professional degrees including medicine, dentistry and pharmacy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology 
  • Health Science Industry Practicum
  • Foundations of Public Health 
  • Health Systems and Economics 
  • Health Promotion 
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Health 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 083862M

  • a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Biomedical Science, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Health Science, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; 
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent; 
  • met the prerequisite for the chosen specialisation.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    24400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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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