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Medical and health sciences

Be in-demand with a health degree from Qld's No.1 Uni for skills development*

From dietitians to public health experts, occupational therapists to clinical technicians, professionals with the skills to diagnose and treat health issues are in high demand. And we've got the facilities and five-star rated teaching staff** to get you where you want to go.

UniSC medical and health science students undertake clinical placements, treat patients under supervision, and use cutting-edge technology to deep dive further into the human body than a textbook could ever take you. We'll also give you plenty of opportunities to get hands-on in class using industry-standard equipment so you confidently know your way around patient care when you're on placement.

If you’re thinking of studying medical and health sciences, it’s all happening at UniSC.

*No. 1 in Qld for Skills Development in Rehabilitation, Good Universities Guide 2022
** Good Universities Guide 2022

Degree instrumental in medical lab career success

A UniSC Medical Laboratory Science graduate has been promoted from technician to scientist at Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) within months of gaining both her associate degree and a Bachelor of Biomedical Science.

New discovery means diagnosis and support for people with rare gene anomaly

Genomics researchers have made a breakthrough discovery that could fast-track diagnosis and support for families affected by a rare genetic disorder.

Dietetics student Abbey Sullivan in North West Qld
Dietetics student takes the roads less travelled

A UniSC Dietetics student planning a series of work placements across regional Queensland in the next six months has won a $1,500 scholarship to help fund her journey of more than 2,000km.

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