Health Science & Nursing

Bringing together a comprehensive introduction of health science, personal development, nursing fundamentals and interpersonal skills, our Health Science and Nursing courses are designed to get you on-track to your career in the health sector.

Please note, the Diploma in Health Science it is not a pathway to the Bachelor of Nursing. Students who want to study Nursing should refer to the UFS Health Science/Nursing course.

Duration Integrated Diploma/Bachelor
3 Terms (12 months)
Extended Diploma
4 Terms (16 months)
ATAR* 55 Open Access
UAC Diploma in Health Science (HPE)/Bachelor of Health Science (HPE
[Nirimba 729454]
Diploma in Health Science (HPE) Extended
[Nirimba 729660]
Campus / Intake Nirimba (Mar, 2020; Jul, 2020) Nirimba (Oct, 2019)
Nirimba (Mar, 2020; Oct, 2020)
Study Mode Full-time Full-time; once enrolled, students may opt for a reduced study load
Fees Course Fees Course Fees
Subjects - -
Course Code 6001 7143


University Pathways

Once you have passed the required units of your Diploma, you will be moved into the second year of the corresponding Bachelor Degree at Western Sydney University.