Health Sciences @ a glance


Diploma of Health Sciences

The Diploma provides an interdisciplinary approach to the field of health science. It focuses on the biological and biochemical aspects of health science and provides a firm grounding in chemistry, cell biology and anatomy. Relevant to the workplace, skills will be developed and assessed in chemistry, biology and laboratory procedures, as well as communication.


  • Griffith Health offers a world class health precinct with state-of-the-art facilities and teaching programs.
  • Two available intakes: February and June.
  • Flexibility to complete the program in 2 or 3 semesters.


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First Semester

  • Essentials of Chemistry and Physics
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems 1
  • Cells, Tissues and Regulation
  • Academic and Professional Skills Development for Science and Technology; OR English Language and Communication for Health

Second Semester

  • Chemistry of Biological Systems II
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems 2
  • Health Challenges for the 21st Century
  • Genes and Diseases

Popular Careers

  • Scientific Advisor
  • Allied Health Worker
  • Pathology Technician
  • Technical Sales
  • Ambulance Attendant
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Rehabilitation Manager
  • OH&S Practitioner
  • Sports Organisation Professional
    With further Masters study career options in medicine, dentistry, physiotherapy and pharmacy may be available.

Tuition Fees

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