The University Foundation Studies in Health Science/Nursing program at The College is designed to prepare you for university study, both academically and socially, by offering units that are an introduction to the knowledge and skills needed for an undergraduate degree at Western Sydney University.
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.
Advance human health
Those who successfully complete University Foundation Studies in Health Science/Nursing and meet the GPA requirements will be guaranteed entry into the first year of the Bachelor of Nursing*, the Bachelor of Health Science (Health Promotion, Health Services Management, Recreational Therapy and Clinical Sciences) or the Bachelor of Health Science (Public Health).
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.
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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.
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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.