Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

195803 v.3 Master of Science (Health Sciences)


Course CRICOS Code: 018630M
Registered full-time Duration for International Onshore Students on student visas: 2 Years


This research course advances knowledge in selected areas of health sciences.

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

A relevant degree with a semester weighted average (SWA) of 70 per cent or better or an equivalent qualification. Applicants with a SWA of less than 70 per cent, or whose previous degree(s) are not in the intended area of research, will be required to undertake appropriate bridging units.

Duration and Availability

This course is by research and normally requires one to two years full-time or equivalent part-time study.

Course Organisation

The course is studied as a research degree. The content of the study program should be determined in consultation with the relevant postgraduate supervisor. Students without prior studies in research methods and statistical data analysis will be requiredto undertake relevant preparatory units. This will increase the stated course duration.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Special Note

It is a requirement that at least two thirds of this course is undertaken by research.

Course Structure



Majors, Streams or Other Core Components

300486 v.2   Masters Thesis - Health Sciences (Division)


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