About us

Welcome to the Faculty of Health.

Are you interested in a career in a health discipline? In the Faculty of Health we offer a great variety of pathways and options to assist you to fulfil your dream of becoming a health professional and making a difference to the health and wellbeing of our nation. Why not explore your options and apply now!

We teach, research, collaborate and engage with the health sector to ensure we deliver industry-relevant programs that meet the needs of the community. Many of our programs include clinical placements and workplace learning opportunities so that our students have the opportunity to apply their learning in real practice situations.

Our staff conduct significant research that contributes to knowledge locally, nationally and internationally, while also acknowledging and reflecting our rural/regional locations.

Our programs provide supportive, flexible options for you to study health programs at our campuses, or via blended delivery or partnerships in:

We offer a range of pathways to enter or build on your health career from certificate level to degrees, postgraduate studies and PhDs.

Two multi-campus Schools make up the Faculty;
- The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare.
- The School of Health Sciences and Psychology.

Our teaching and academic staff are committed to delivering student-centred high-quality learning and teaching experiences, that are closely linked to and reflect contemporary health needs and contexts. Most of our programs of study provide entry-to practice in our disciplines and are nationally accredited, which contributes to the continued high employment rate of our graduates.

Professor Penny Paliadelis, Executive Dean, Faculty of Health