Health Across the Lifespan

Increasing life expectancy is about understanding the causes of health decline.

We believe understanding the factors that diminish long-term health can initiate solutions. That’s why we offer Health Across the Lifespan at Swinburne.

Health Across the Lifespan is an opportunity to explore how genetics and lifestyle can complicate the goal of a long, healthy existence. We provide a comprehensive understanding of population health, with an emphasis spanning infancy to old age. You’ll also uncover the impact of environment on disease, disability and injury. The development and management of major diseases and health challenges will also be examined in this course. Further study topics may include echnology’s impact on health and healthcare. You’ll also again skills in analysis and research.

By the time you graduate, you’ll have the confidence and skills to apply your wisdom to the workplace. Future careers can be found in a range of health-related environments, aged care and medical facilities.

The Swinburne Advantage

We turn knowing into know-how.

We believe an undergraduate education must be about more than knowledge. In today’s competitive job market, it must be about true job readiness.

Starting in 2016, we’re expanding access to our Work Integrated Learning opportunities. It’s just a matter of choosing the opportunity that suits your future.

Choose from professional degrees, professional placements, professional internships, industry-linked projects, industry study tours and accreditation placements. There are also a range of other opportunities you can create.

You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence in knowing you have what it takes to land a job in your field by graduation.

We think it’s an approach that makes the adventure worth taking. See for yourself.
The Swinburne Advantage. Available to all new undergraduate students from 2016.

Health across the lifespan courses

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