Bachelor of Health Sciences – BPHEASCI2000

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Pass)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Course BPHEASCI-02: Pass course; full-time, 3 years
Students must complete the following units of study for the award of the Bachelor of Health Sciences:
Three core BHlthSci Junior units of study:
HSBH1006
Foundations of Health Science
6      Semester 1
HSBH1008
Health Determinants and Interventions
6      Semester 1
HSBH1009
Health Care Resources and Systems
6      Semester 2
The core Biology and Psychology units of study:
PSYC1001
Psychology 1001
6      Semester 1
Summer Main
or
PSYC1002
Psychology 1002
6      Semester 2
Summer Main
Any Junior Biology unit of study [6] selected from the Faculty of Science, table 1: Biology, link available at top of this table.
One core BHlthSci Intermediate unit of study [6]
HSBH2007
Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009
N HSBH1007 or BACH2140
Semester 1
At least three of the following BHlthSci Senior units of study:
HSBH3001
Health and Indigenous Populations
6    P (HSBH1006, HSBH1008 and HSBH1009) or (NURS1003)
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSBH3003
Health Service Strategy and Policy
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009
Semester 2
HSBH3004
Health, Ethics and the Law
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
HSBH3009
International Health
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009
N BACH3128
Semester 2
HSBH3010
Health and Lifelong Disability
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009
Semester 2
HSBH3011
Rural Health
6    P HSBH1006, HSBH1008, HSBH1009

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
HSBH3012
FHS Abroad
6    P Successful completion of all 1st year units in an undergraduate FHS degree
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSBH3015
Mental Health Rehabilitation
6    P (HSBH1006, (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007), HSBH1008, HSBH1009) or (48 credit points of previous study with a miminum of 24 from Intermediate units of study).
N OCCP2084


Students must have completed at least 48 credit points to enrol in this UoS
Semester 1
REHB3064
Alcohol and Drug Misuse Rehabilitation
6    P (HSBH1006, (HSBH1007 or HSBH2007), HSBH1008, HSBH1009) or 48 credit points of previous study.
N REHB3061


Students must have completed 48 credit points to enrol in this unit
Semester 1
At least one of the following BHlthSci Senior Research units of study:
BHSC3014
Writing a Research Proposal
6    P HSBH1007 or BACH2140 or HSBH2007
Semester 2
HSBH3005
Evidence Based Health Care
6    P HSBH1006, (HSBH1007 OR HSBH2007), HSBH1008, HSBH1009
Semester 2
HSBH3018
Quantitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N SCLG3603, PSYC2012


Bachelor of Health Sciences students must have completed 24 credit points of HSBH junior units for enrolment into this unit. All other students must have completed 48 credit points.
Semester 1
HSBH3019
Qualitative Research Methods in Health
6    P HSBH1007 or HSBH2007
N SCLG2602, BACH4056
Semester 2
Units of study required for the second major (see note 1)
Elective units of study (see note 2)
Notes
1. The number of credit points required to satisfy the requirements for the second major varies with each major.
2. Along with satisfying the double major requirements, students must complete enough electives to achieve 144 credit points for the award of the degree. Electives may be chosen from units of study available throughout the University, subject to approval, availability and minimum enrolment.
3. Students commencing prior to 2014, may also select from the BHlthSc Senior Research units of study as part of their BHlthSc Senior units of study requirements.

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Course BHHEASCH-02: Honours program; full-time, 4 years

Years 1 to 3

As per Pass course
Notes
1. Honours is undertaken as an additional fourth year of study.
2. Electives may be chosen from electives available throughout the University, subject to approval, availability and minimum enrolment. A list of electives available in the Faculty of Health Sciences is included in the Faculty Electives chapter of the handbook.

Year 4

Semester 1
BHSC4005
Honours Thesis A
24   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit constitutes 40% of the final Honours grade.
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
BHSC4006
Honours Thesis B
24    P BHSC4005

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit constitutes 60% of the final Honours mark.
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS