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Health Sciences Graduate Entry Foundation Course

Enabling course

If you would like to pursue a career in health sciences but your undergraduate degree is in a completely different discipline or field, complete this enabling course to be eligible for admission to selected Graduate Entry Master courses.

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  • ATAR
    Minimum ATAR N/A
  • Qualification
    Health Sciences Graduate Entry Foundation Course
  • Duration
    6 months full-time
  • Credit
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Why study Health Sciences Graduate Entry Foundation Course at Curtin?

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This foundation course is designed for graduates who would like to study a Curtin Graduate Entry Master (GEM) course that is in a different discipline or field to their undergraduate degree1. It enables you to complete four prerequisite units (100 credits) to gain the skills and requisite knowledge  for admission2 into the following courses:

To view the units that are available to study, check the Curtin Handbook entries of the individual GEM courses (Course structure). 

1. This course is available to domestic students only.
2. Admission to GEM courses is competitive and a strong course weighted average (CWA) is required.

What you'll learn

  • As this is a non award enabling course, the learning outcomes reflect the generic skills required to gain the requisite knowledge needed to achieve entry to the desired Graduate Entry Master course.

Admission criteria

What you need in order to get into this course. There are different pathway options depending on your level of work and education experience.

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Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees & charges

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