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Bachelor of Social Sciences with Bachelor of Health Sciences

Degree Type Double Degree

Duration 4 years full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code 314971

CRICOS 041716B

No new admissions into this program for 2017.

  • Entry Requirements

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    SATAC Code 314971
    2016 CSP IB 24
    Mid-year entry? Yes
    Deferment? Yes - 2 year
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    Selection Criteria
    Year 12 applicants
    You must not have completed more than 2 years full time equivalent university study (48 units). You compete for a place with your Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).

    Alternative entry pathways
    • Higher Education applicants
      You must have completed at least half a year full time equivalent university study. A Grade Point Average (GPA) is calculated for each separate program you have undertaken (apart from some double degree programs where the GPA is combined). You compete on the basis of your best GPA.
    • VET applicants
      You must have completed an AQF Certificate IV or above from a Registered Training Organisation. Your application will be ranked according to the level of the award.
    • Special Entry applicants
      You must be 18 years or over before 1 February 2017. If you have studied at higher education level in the last two years (for 2017 entry this means you were enrolled in either 2016 or 2015), you must not have accumulated more than a TOTAL of 2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent) higher education study (ie. including any study prior to 2015). If you meet this criteria, you will be ranked according to your result in the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT). Your STAT result is not weighted between verbal and quantitative components. Indigenous applicants may be eligible for entry through the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Access Scheme. See Wirltu Yarlu for further information.
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      You may be eligible for our special access schemes.
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    How to Apply
    SATAC Code: 314971

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    Not offered to international students.

  • Fees and Scholarships

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    Scholarships

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  • Degree Structure

    Academic Program Rules

    The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.

     

    Example Study Plan


    Indicative study plan
    Level 1S1 GSSA 1001/EX
    Social Sciences in Australia
    POLIS 1101
    Introduction to Australian Politics
    PUB HLTH 1001
    Public Health IA
    ANAT SC 1102
    Human Biology IA
    S2 GEOG 1101
    Globalisation, Justice and a Crowded Planet
    ARTS 1007
    The Enquiring Mind: Arts of Engagement (semester 1 or 2)
    PUB HLTH 1002
    Public Health IB
    ANAT SC 1103
    Human Biology IB
    Level 2/
    Advanced Level
    S1 GEOG 2132
    Social Sciences Techniques
    GSSA 2020
    Social Theory in Action
    PHARM 2100
    Pharmacology IIA - Drugs and Health
    Health Sciences Course
    S2 GSSA 2110
    Social Research: Working Skills for Social Sciences
    GSSA 2103
    Politics Policy and Citizenship
    PATHOL 2200
    Biology of Disease II
    Health Sciences Course
    Level 3/
    Advanced Level
    S1 GSSA 3018
    Social Research Advanced: Real World Practice (6 units)
    Health Sciences Course Health Sciences Course
    S2 ARTS 2001
    Arts Internship (6 units)
    or
    2 x Social Sciences Closed Elective (6 units)
    Health Sciences Course Health Sciences Course
    Level 3/
    Advanced Level
    S1 Arts Elective Arts Elective Health Sciences Elective Health Sciences Elective
    S2 Arts Elective Arts Elective Health Sciences Elective Health Sciences Elective

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