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Health, Medical and Applied Sciences

School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences

Professor Fiona Coulson

Welcome to the School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences. Our career-oriented programs are designed to help you be what you want to be. All of our courses are taught by enthusiastic staff with extensive industry experience, expertise in research, teaching and consulting in their areas of interest. As well as guiding you through the learning experience, they are able to help you find resources and build networks to enable you to move towards your chosen career.

We can help you to follow a variety of career pathways including; psychology, safety science, environmental health, health promotion and accident forensics. We are also continuing to develop and deliver a broad spectrum of courses in the fields of applied science, medical science, environmental science, exercise and sport science, paramedic science, medical imaging, medical sonography, oral health and chiropractic.

Science is one of the most versatile areas of study, opening opportunities across a wide range of disciplines. Through our courses you will develop a range of marketable and transferable skills which will be of great use to you in the future, no matter which career path you follow.

Our highly qualified and experienced staff are great educators and researchers which means that your education experience will be second to none. Our research activities focus on national research priorities that are important for social, environmental and economic well-being, both nationally and globally. A majority of our research is conducted in partnership with local, state and federal governments, industry and other organisations with a particular focus on regional needs.

Please take the time to explore our website and discover what the School has to offer you in both coursework and research programs.


Professor Fiona Coulson
Dean, School of Health, Medical & Applied Sciences