Want to give yourself the best possible chance to get into a Health Science/Nursing degree at uni? Need a quick course that will prepare you for success in your future studies? In just six months, The College can help you realise your dreams.
Applications for 2021 Foundation Studies have now closed. Explore other course options.
Please note: additional English language proficiency requirements set by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) must be declared and met before you are eligible to commence study in the Bachelor of Nursing at Western Sydney University.
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Our extended diplomas commence 25 October. Apply now before applications close 11 October.
Advance human health
This course will give you the support you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes, greater access to one-on-one teaching, and specialised units to prepare you for further tertiary studies.
To apply, all you need is an ATAR of 45+ and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility to transform your life.
When you successfully complete this six-month course, you get guaranteed entry into the Diploma of Health Science at The College – your pathway to a Bachelor of Health Science at Western Sydney University. Or, if you meet the Grade Point Average, you can go straight from your University Foundation Studies course into the first year of a range of Bachelor degrees at Western:
Fees and delivery
Fees: Under Government funding, the University Foundation Studies program is currently free for eligible domestic students.
This includes Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand residents.
Delivery: On campus
This course is available to domestic students only.
Start your unlimited journey today.
This program may open the door to a career as a:
- Personal Trainer
- Aged-care worker
Health Promotion Research Officer
A research officer develops health promotion research; ensuring ethical standards are upheld within research; the collection and analysis of data to evaluate the effectiveness of an program; and the dissemination of findings to the general public and professional audiences.
College Pathways in Health Sciences & Nursing
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Online Short Courses Information Session
Looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new? Our online short courses will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or give you the academic credit to pursure futher study in a relevant area.
To find out more about Online Short Courses offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Courses Information Session on Wednesday 22 September at 5pm.
The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points per annum). International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.