Bachelor of
Science:
This major is available at Herston and St Lucia.

Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Prerequisite for major – course required for this major
  • Recommended – other science course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules

 

Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science Compulsory
PUBH1102 Introduction to Public Health Prerequisite for major
Select a course from the elective courses Elective
Select a course from the elective courses Elective

 

 Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data Compulsory
PUBH1103 Health Systems & Policy Prerequisite for major
INDH1005 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Prerequisite for major
Select a course from the elective courses Elective

Year 2 to 3 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different columns mean?

  • Required for Major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1

PUBH2008 Major Diseases & their Control

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2

NUTR2003 Nutrition in the Lifespan

PUBH2004 Understanding Health Behaviours

SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)1
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1 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 Choose at least 8 units from:

[ PUBH3002 Health Policy in Practice
PUBH3005 Influencing Health Behaviours
PUBH3009 Environmental Health

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2

PUBH3010 Global Health & Infectious Disease
HLTH3007 Research Project ]

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