This course is not available for international students.
Health Sciences Graduate Entry Foundation Course
- Health Sciences Graduate Entry Foundation Course
Duration of the course with a full-time study load. Studying part-time will extend the duration of your course.
- 6 months full-time
A full-time study load usually consists of 200 credits (approximately eight units) per year, with 100 credits (approximately four units) in each semester.
- Curtin Perth
This enabling course enables domestic students who have completed their undergraduate degree within a different field to complete essential pre-requisite undergraduate level units for entry into approved postgraduate programs.
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This enabling course allows domestic students who have completed their undergraduate degree within a different field to complete essential pre-requisite undergraduate level units for entry into approved postgraduate programs such as Curtin’s Graduate Entry Master (GEM) courses.
Students select prerequisite units from the list of available options in the course structure below that are required to gain eligibility for application into a postgraduate program. As this course is student contribution exempt, a maximum of four units (100 credits) can be undertaken.
Completion of this enabling course may allow entry to:
- Master of Occupational Therapy
- Master of Nursing Practice
- Master of Pharmacy
- Doctor of Physiotherapy
- Master of Social Work (Qualifying)
- Master of Speech Pathology
- Master of Midwifery
Entry to these Master courses is competitive and a strong course weighted average (CWA) is required.
Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.
What you'll learn
- As this is a non award enabling course, the learning outcomes reflect the generic skills required to gain the requisite knowledge needed to achieve entry to the desired Graduate Entry Masters course.
Curtin requires all applicants to demonstrate proficiency in English. Specific English requirements for this course are outlined in the IELTS table below.
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Other requirements and notes for this course
In addition to the course-specific admission criteria listed above, please read our general admission criteria. Our general admission criteria apply to all courses at Curtin University.
Fees & charges
Fee information is not available for this course at this time. Find estimated course fees.
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- Curtin course code: EN-GEHLTH
- Last updated on: March 31, 2020