Health

If you’d like to help other people as part of an effective healthcare team, you might be interested in studying one of our health courses.

Prerequisites for entry to Curtin in 2017

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CoursePrerequisitesDesirable
Exercise, Sports and Rehabilitation ScienceNo prior study in a particular course is required
Food Science and TechnologyNo prior study in a particular course is requiredMathematics: Methods ATAR and Chemistry ATAR or Integrated Science ATAR
Health PromotionNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
Health, Safety and EnvironmentNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least one from the following science courses: Biology, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR and at least Mathematics: Applications ATAR
Health Information ManagementNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
Health SciencesNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
Human Biology PreclinicalNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least Chemistry ATAR and Mathematics: Methods ATAR and Human Biology ATAR or Biology ATAR
Laboratory MedicineNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least Mathematics: Applications ATAR, Chemistry ATAR and Human Biology ATAR or Biology ATAR
Medical Imaging SciencePhysics ATAR and Mathematics: Methods ATARMathematics: Specialist ATAR
Medicine/ Surgery
Course curriculum subject to finalisation, approval and external accreditation
English ATAR and Chemistry ATARMathematics: Methods ATAR
MidwiferyNo prior study in a particular course is requiredHuman Biology ATAR and Integrated Science ATAR
Molecular Genetics and BiotechnologyNo prior study in a particular course is requiredAt least Chemistry ATAR and Mathematics: Methods ATAR and Human Biology ATAR or Biology ATAR
NursingNo prior study in a particular course is requiredHuman Biology ATAR and Integrated Science ATAR
NutritionChemistry ATARAt least Mathematics: Applications ATAR
Occupational TherapyAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
Oral Health TherapyNo prior study in a particular course is requiredHuman Biology ATAR or Biology ATAR
ParamedicineA conditional letter of employment from St. Johns Ambulance as a student paramedic and three years life experience after finishing school. No prior study in a particular course is required.At least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
PharmacyChemistry ATAR and Mathematics: Methods ATAR
PhysiotherapyAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATAR
PsychologyNo prior study in a particular course is requiredMathematics: Applications ATAR
Social WorkNo prior study in a particular course is required
Speech PathologyAt least one from the following science courses: Biology ATAR, Chemistry ATAR, Earth and Environmental Science ATAR, Human Biology ATAR, Integrated Science ATAR, Physics ATAR or Psychology ATARMathematics: Applications ATAR

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