Bachelor of Health Science

with a major in Applied Statistics

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The Bachelor of Health Science is designed to equip students for careers promoting health and wellbeing.

Access laboratories and testing facilities equipped with the latest technology - Swinburne is the only university in Australia with MRI and MEG labs on campus.

Explore Australian and international health challenges. Examine the physical, psychological and social aspects of health in a variety of settings. Learn about contemporary issues in health science, such as biomedical testing or health communication, and how to address them. Apply your learning in a professionally focused, multidisciplinary project during your final year of study.

Discover a career in counselling, community development, health communication, disability, social welfare or medical research. Graduates may also progress to postgraduate study in physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy or nursing.

Selected major: Applied Statistics

This Major has been ceased from Semester 2 2019.

Gain complementary skills in visualisation, analytics, statistics and data science, with an emphasis on real-world applications and industry-based learning. You’ll acquire the skills to apply informed, data-driven processes across the government and business sectors and become proficient with internationally recognised analytical software including R, GGOBI and SPSS. Receive training in a wide range of statistical tools that be applied across many areas, including health, business, engineering, psychology, computer science, forensics, sports science and epidemiology.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 4 March 2019
  • Semester 2 - 5 August 2019

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3 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210971 (CSP)
  • 3400210973 (IFP)


Faculty of Health, Arts and Design