This program serves as an introduction to the health sector. In the diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills and cement their knowledge in foundation subjects and core concepts. On successful completion of the diploma, students progress into the Bachelor of Health Science with credit. This multidisciplinary degree is focused on the biological, biochemical and psychological aspects of health science. It provides a firm grounding in chemistry, genes and disease, anatomy, genetics, physiology, biochemistry, nutrition, microbiology and health management. For more information, visit Diploma of Health Sciences at Griffith College and Bachelor of Health Science at Griffith University.
Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees
Students must meet all professional practice requirements. For more information, visit Fit for Professional Practice on the Griffith University website.
Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.
Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.
For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.
Contact the institution for information.
Careers in health and bioscience industries: biotechnologist; clinical biochemist; forensics; genetic counsellor; microbiologist; physiologist.
5 Oct 2023
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time