Are you detail-oriented and hands on? Make a difference in people's lives with a career in dermal science, the study of acute and chronic skin conditions.
Our courses are designed to fully prepare you for work, and are taught by industry-connected teachers who are experts in the field.
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate)
Gain valuable expertise in safely operating light-based devices for dermal therapy, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Laser Safety at Victoria University.
Extend your dermal clinical knowledge and develop advanced micropigmentation (cosmetic tattooing) skills with this short course for industry professionals.
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Studying dermal therapy at VU
At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.
We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 3% of universities in the world.
You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.
Our graduates find employment opportunities as dermal therapists or clinicians in a range of settings, including:
- dermal therapy clinics
- medical practices
- advanced beauty and cosmetic clinics.
Colleges & schools
Our dermal therapy course is delivered by our College of Health & Biomedicine, both at our City Campus and online.