Bond University

Bachelor of Health Sciences

Bond University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 063068C

Level of study: Undergraduate


The Bond University Bachelor of Health Sciences is a 2-year accelerated degree designed for students who wish to explore a variety of disciplines in the health sciences, as well as providing a pathway to postgraduate specialised study. During this program, you will gain an understanding of basic and applied sciences including the anatomical, molecular, physiological and psychological processes of human health and function. The program provides a degree of flexibility, enabling you to select a variety of subjects to explore which best suit your career and study goals. The program focuses on real world learning, where you will gain exceptional, high-quality practical experience in our health science and human movement laboratories. You will be able to develop and master technical scientific and research skills using some of the latest research equipment, which can be applied across a broad range of industries. Each laboratory has a maximum capacity – ensuring small group learning and personalised attention. This program provides an undergraduate pathway into Bond University’s Master of Occupational Therapy, Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice, or research based honours.

Professional outcomes

The Bachelor of Health Sciences will equip you with a strong foundational understanding of the health sciences. Graduates of this degree may seek employment in a range of careers in Australia and around the world that may include:

  • Health promotion
  • Community health
  • Health education
  • Health officer
  • Health administration
  • Laboratory assistant
  • Clinical trials or drug registration
  • Intellectual property
  • Scientific publishing
  • Pathways to study other health professions
  • Pathways to study other professions including education and business

The Bachelor of Health Sciences will provide you with variety of career opportunities as well as an accelerated undergraduate pathway to graduate-entry studies in registered health professions such as occupational therapy, nutrition and dietetics, as well as broader public health programs and the education sector.

Students who complete the Bachelor of Health Sciences, and meet the entry requirements may apply for the following Bond University programs:

  • Master of Nutrition & Dietetic Practice
  • Master of Occupational Therapy

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Course opportunities

Start date: 11 May 2020
07 September 2020
Duration: 6 semesters (2 years)
Study mode: Full time

Bond University

14 University Drive
Gold Coast Queensland 4226

Entry criteria

Applicants with recent secondary education (within the past two years)

IELTS score 6.5 (Writing 6.5, Reading 6.0, Listening 6.0, Speaking 6.0); TOEFL iBT - 79; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) - 58; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) - 60.


Bond University
14 University Drive
Gold Coast Queensland 4226