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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people face a unique set of personal and community health issues. Professionals working in this field require a broad set of skills and knowledge to deliver effective, responsive and compassionate health care.

The Bachelor of Health Science (Indigenous Health) is a degree open to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students. The course covers areas including community health, community development, cultural issues, comparative Indigenous health issues and Indigenous health research. These are complemented with study in Aboriginal Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Education and other related areas. Job opportunities include working in the community sector, Aboriginal Medical Services or with State or Federal health agencies. Graduates may be interested in working in rural or remote community development, health promotion, planning or policy. The Woolyungah Indigenous Centre will assist students by providing access to support staff, tutors and resources, and helping individual students find their best method of study.

What you will study

The degree includes the following subjects:

  • Effective Communication in Health Care Relationships
  • Functional Structures in Indigenous Communities
  • Cultural Competence in Health Care Practice
  • Current Services in Indigenous Health
  • Indigenous Community Development: Environmental Health Issues
  • Indigenous Community Development: Health Promotion
  • Indigenous Community Development: Social and Emotional Wellbeing.

Course Learning Outcomes

Students graduating from the Bachelor of Health Science (Indigenous Health) will be able to:

  • Interrogate, appraise and integrate broad and coherent knowledge about the social and historical contexts of Aboriginal people in Australia with regard to health.
  • Demonstrate skills in critically reviewing, analysing, critiquing and synthesising information.
  • Exercise critical thinking and judgement in problem solving.
  • Communicate understanding of social determinants of health and how they apply in an Aboriginal context, through a variety of media.
  • Relate how Indigenous Australian perspectives of health and wellbeing can be applied in demonstrating cultural competency.

Career opportunities

  • Biomedical Researcher
  • Community or Registered Nurse
  • Counsellor
  • Dietitian
  • Doctor
  • Exercise Scientist/Physiologist
  • General Practitioner
  • Health Administrator
  • Health Promotion Officer
  • Health Worker
  • Industry Health Worker
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Nutritionist
  • Sports Administrator
  • Psychologist
  • Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Sports Rehabilitator
  • Sports Scientist
  • Scientific Researcher
  • Allied Health Professional.

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Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health



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Toàn thời gian (3 YEARS (6 SESSIONS))

Học phí
A$30,048.00 (480,447,132 đ) một năm
AUD $90,144 for the entire course; Session fees: AUD $15,024

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Hạn nộp đơn

14 February 2020

Thông tin chi tiết

Ngày bắt đầu

2 Tháng Ba 2020, 27 Tháng Bảy 2020

Địa điểm

University of Wollongong

Northfields Avenue,


New South Wales,

2522, WOLLONGONG, Australia

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Dành cho sinh viên đến từ Mỹ

UOW recognizes secondary qualifications from more than 40 countries and education systems, including GCE A levels, International Baccalaureate and SAT, and can assess students who have completed the equivalent of Australian high school (Year 12) for direct entry to the first year of a Bachelor degree. English language requirements: IELTS - 6.0; TOEFL - 79, Pearson PTE - 57.

Dành cho sinh viên quốc tế

Applicants need to have achieved the required score in a qualification equivalent to the completion of 13 years of schooling in Australia.

In order to succeed in your chosen course, it is assumed you have completed relevant subjects in your senior high school studies or other relevant qualifications. This is particularly important for degrees which have a strong basis in Mathematics or Science.

English Requirements

IELTS Academic Overall Score of 6.5, reading 6.0, writing 6.0, listening 6.0, speaking 6.0; TOEFL (Internet-based) score of 86, reading 18, writing 18, listening 17, speaking 17; TOEFL (Paper): 575; Cambridge English: CAE and CPE score of 176; PTE Academic overall score of 64 (All bands 57).

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