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School of Health and Behavioural Sciences


Research spotlight

Are your squabbling kids driving you mad? Sibling rivalry is ‘developmentally normal'

UniSC researcher, Rachael Sharman explores squabbling behaviour and sibling rivalry with some helpful insights for parents and families.

Picky eating research aims to help family mealtimes

UniSC researchers have identified the most common external factors likely to increase or decrease picky eating in children under 10.

Research students

Progress knowledge and pursue your research passion under the supervision of our school's skilled researchers and industry experts.

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World-class technology

USC has some of the most advanced facilities in Australia. Modern laboratories and equipment and specialist simulated environments facilitate collaboration, experimentation and simulation, 

Explore USC's $24M sports stadium and sporting precinct, fully equipped, laboratories, simulation suites, commercial kitchens and more.

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Scholarship boost for prosthetic technicians

The profession of prosthetists and orthotists is growing and new scholarships will help students, like Taylor, to study and transform lives in this rewarding field.

Aspiring doctor seals pathway with perfect GPA

Melanie Richmond graduated from a Bachelor of Biomedical Science with a perfect grade point average of 7 and is now studying to become a doctor.

Food and nutrition science
Medical students join COVID testing effort

Medical Laboratory Science students and graduates are helping the pathology industry meet escalating demand during the pandemic.