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.
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.
Develop an understanding of nutrition and food in health and disease prevention, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Diet and Health from Victoria University.
Equip yourself to tackle complex global health issues with a Master of Public Health (Global Nutrition and Active Living) at Victoria University.
Gain the knowledge and skills to provide therapeutic and program-related support to allied health professionals, and to assist patients with their rehabilitation.
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.
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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.
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