DipHigherEd – Health Major

DipHigherEd – Health Major

DipHigherEd – Health Major

Major code


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Diploma of Higher Education

Credit points required

18 credit points for single major

Major Structure

Students will be enrolled in set study plans which will allow them to articulate into their target degree. The study plans will allow for flexible enrolment options. The study plans will involve a mix of core, selected major and elective subjects.

Study plans can be discussed with the Pathways Programs Manager if required.


MA1022:03 Essential Maths


Select 15 credit points of subjects from List 1

List 1

BM1002:03 Anatomy: Principles and Systems

BM1011:03 Physiological Systems and Processes 1

BM1022:03 Physiological Systems and Processes 2

CH1011:03 Chemistry for the Natural Sciences

CH1020:03 Preparatory Chemistry

CU1010:03 Effective Writing

EL1100:03 Critical Reading

HS1003:03 Lifespan Development for Health A or HS1005:03 Lifespan Development for Health

HS1401:03 Health and Health Care in Australia

HS1111:03 Communication for Nursing and Midwifery

MA1020:03 Preparatory Mathematics

NS1012:03 Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice

NS1220:03 Primary Health Care

PC1004:03 Introduction to Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences 1

PH1001:03 Preparatory Physics

PY1101:03 Exploring Psychology 1

PY1102:03 Exploring Psychology 2

RH1002:03 Communication Skills for Health Professionals

RH1004:03 Foundations of Allied Health Professional Practice

SC1022:03 Essential Science

SL1001:03 Introduction to Speech Pathology

SP1001:03 Science and Practice of Physical Activity

SP1002:03 Sport and Exercise Nutrition

SS1010:03 Australian People: An Introduction to the Social Sciences

WS1005:03 Human Rights and Social Issues