Study a course in health sciences and open up a world of professional opportunities. A health science qualification can lead to a fulfilling career in areas including public health, pharmaceutical industries or health administration.

Bachelor of Applied Movement Sciences/Master of Physiotherapy
Become a physiotherapist and use physical rehabilitation, injury prevention and exercise to improve your patients' quality of life, with Bachelor of Applied Movement Science/Master of Physiotherapy from Victoria University.
Duration 4.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Block, In person, Workplace
Bachelor of Health Science
The Bachelor of Health Sciences is designed to provide you with the flexibility and foundations required to make an informed decision about a career pathway in the health sciences field.
Duration 3 years Campus St Albans Delivery mode In person
Bachelor of Nutritional Science/Master of Dietetics

Become a practising dietitian working to improve the health of individuals and communities, with a Bachelor of Nutritional Science/Master of Dietetics from Victoria University.

Duration 4.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Block, In person, Workplace
Bachelor of Science (Osteopathy)/Master of Health Science (Osteopathy)
Gain foundational skills in osteopathy, then progress to a masters to become eligible to practise and register as an osteopath, with a Bachelor of Science (Osteopathy)/Master of Health Science (Osteopathy) at Victoria University.
Duration 4.5 years Campus City Flinders Delivery mode In person

Undergraduate Certificate in Diet and Health

Develop an understanding of nutrition and food in health and disease prevention, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Diet and Health from Victoria University.

Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Block
Undergraduate Certificate in Health Science
Get started on your career in the health industry, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Health Science from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Block

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance HLT43015

Gain the knowledge and skills to provide therapeutic and program-related support to allied health professionals, and to assist patients with their rehabilitation.

Campus St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Certificate IV in Disability CHC43115
Develop the skills for a rewarding career supporting and empowering people with disabilities with a Certificate IV in Disability CHC43115 at Victoria University Polytechnic. Gain experience through our 18-day placement and learn skills in social inclusion, non-verbal communication and autism.
Duration 1 year Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee, Other Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace
Diploma of Emergency Health Care HLT51020
Start your career in emergency health care in Australia’s largest and fastest growing industry, with a Diploma of Emergency Health Care HLT51020 from Victoria University.
Campus Sunshine
Diploma of Health Coaching 10237NAT

Develop the skills and knowledge to work confidently in the health and wellbeing sector as a Health Coach, providing healthy eating, exercise and lifestyle management to individuals, groups or in the workplace.

Campus Online
Certificate III in Health Services Assistance HLT33115
Develop a career caring for patients in hospitals with a Certificate III in Health Services Assistance HLT33115 at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Nicholson, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace

Studying health sciences 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 2% 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.

Careers

You may find employment in areas such as:

  • public health
  • health promotion
  • health and community organisations
  • pharmaceutical industries
  • professional associations
  • health foundations
  • health administration
  • public health research programs
  • policy and development
  • program development with non-government organisations
  • education.

Learn in state-of-the-art laboratories with industry experts at our St Albans Campus.

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