Undergraduate Certificate in Allied Health Assistance
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Fraser Coast

Course outline

The Undergraduate Certificate in Allied Health Assistance provides entry-level skills to work as an allied health assistant or in related fields. Allied health assistants work under the supervision of allied health professionals (such as occupational therapists, physiotherapists, dietitians and podiatrists) to implement programs, group activities and one-on-one supports for people with disabilities and health conditions. They also support the day-to-day running of the practice, managing aspects such as bookings and equipment.

In this program you will learn about the anatomical, physiological, psychological and sociological factors influencing human function, and understand the role of allied health assistants in the context of the Australian health system. For more information, visit Undergraduate Certificate in Allied Health Assistance at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Note

The Undergraduate Certificate of Allied Health Assistance provides a direct pathway to the Bachelor of Health Science and to a wide variety of other undergraduate degrees at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Allied Health assistant.

Course Code
019142
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

Fee
CSP/$5003 (1st year contribution)
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1/2 years Full time or 1 year Part time

Location
Wide Bay/Burnett