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Honours Degree of Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences

Degree Type Honours Bachelor

Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code N/A

CRICOS 093161B

The Honours Degree of Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences offers health graduates the opportunity to undertake a research project related to their existing area of study. The main component of the degree is the conduct of a research project leading to the production of a research report or thesis. Students are individually supervised by experts in their field.

The degree enables students to explore and investigate an area of interest in the area of health and medical sciences and to develop the research skills required for study at a higher level. Graduates have research skills and knowledge that complements their prior studies, and will be prepared for research roles across the health care sector and in academia. Completing an Honours degree provides a distinct point of difference in a competitive job market.

Honours projects may be undertaken in the following areas: Acute Care Medicine, General Practice, Medicine, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics & Trauma, Psychiatry, Rural Health, Surgery, Anatomical Sciences, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Public Health.

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Last updated: Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017