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Your health career starts here

Curtin offers a wide range Health courses from pharmacy and biomedical science, nursing, physiotherapy and exercise science and more, each course emphasises applied learning to ensure you will be ready to be make a difference.

If you have always wanted to help, heal and make a positive impact on people, Curtin’s practical health science courses can lead to challenging and rewarding careers in the healthcare sector. 

Whichever degree you choose, you’ll graduate from Curtin ready to make a global impact.

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Health Sciences undergraduate program

Health Sciences undergraduate program

From nursing, nutrition, and laboratory medicine to occupational therapy, physiotherapy and psychology, just to name a few, you’ll not only have access to courses recognised by industry, but also state-of-the-art facilities, outstanding teaching quality and a vibrant campus life. Curtin University offers a range of nationally accredited and internationally recognised health degrees.

Pharmacy and Biomedical Science

Pharmacy and Biomedical Science

By undertaking a professional placement you will work alongside professionals from diverse disciplines, developing your practical, interprofessional and leadership abilities. As a pharmacy student you will be about to train in our model pharmacy dispensary, the only one of its kind in Western Australia.

Nursing and Midwifery

Nursing and Midwifery

Curtin delivers a range of nursing and midwifery programs that blend theory with clinical practice, and are delivered by leaders in the health field. Curtin’s Nursing course is ranked 11th in Australia according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020
Curtin’s postgrad nursing courses build on your professional knowledge and experience as a registered nurse and will provide you Australian registered nursing degree upon successful completion.

Physiotherapy and Exercise Science

Physiotherapy and Exercise Science

Curtin’s School of Physiotherapy and Exercise science is ranked in the top 100 in the world (Shanghai Ranking’s Global ranking of sport science schools and departments 2018). Our modern laboratories and facilities will help you develop a comprehensive understanding of how the human body functions.

Occupational Therapy, Social Work and Speech Pathology

Occupational Therapy, Social Work and Speech Pathology

Curtin offers internationally accredited programs that learn in technology-rich environments to graduate with rewarding careers in helping human development mentally and physically. Curtin has the largest school of occupational therapy in Australia and the leading provider of social work education in Western Australia.

Psychology

Psychology

For more than 50 years, the School of Psychology has been committed to delivering excellence and innovation in education and research. Curtin’s on campus adult psychology clinic located at the health and wellness centre, allow students to learn in a clinical environment.