AD019 - Associate Degree in Health Sciences

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RMIT program code: AD019
Plan name: Associate Degree in Health Sciences
Plan code: AD019
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077364B

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

All courses listed in Years 1 and 2 of the program, and appropriate electives giving a total of 192 credit points.  All courses may not be offered each semester.

 

Click here to view the AD019 program structure.

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Year One of Program

Important to note:

  • Enrolling into courses from different class sections may create a timetable clash. If you are unsure please contact Academic Services Carlton.
  • If you are repeating any courses, please speak with Program Coordinator or Academic Services before adding a course to your enrolment. 
  • International students must maintain a Full Time study load
  • Full Time study load (48cpts) = 4 courses per semester

 

Commencing February 2019
If you are commencing your program in February 2019, please enrol into one of the following class sections:

H19A
H19B

 

Credit Transfer (External) or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you have any enquires regarding credit transfer or recognition of prior learning towards your program from an external training organisation please go to the RMIT website for instructions on how to apply.

 

If you require academic assistance before enrolling please contact your Program Coordinator, Rauha Quazi at rauha.quazi@rmit.edu.au.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Health: Meanings, Determinants and Actions12PUBH1398City Campus2732 (H19A)
2777 (H19B)
Human Biology 112BIOL2419City Campus2733 (H19A)
2778 (H19B)
Health and Nutrition12OHTH2147City Campus2734 (H19A)
2779 (H19B)
2732 (AS9A)
2736 (AS9B)
Health Care in Australia12PUBH1407City Campus2735 (H19A)
2780 (H19B)
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Understanding the Psychology of Health12BESC1491City Campus2657 (H19A)
2712 (H19B)
Human Biology 212YesBIOL2418City Campus2658 (H19A)
2713 (H19B)
Introduction to Public Health12YesPUBH1394City Campus2659 (H19A)
2714 (H19B)
Law and Ethics in Health12OHTH2165City Campus2660 (H19A)
2715 (H19B)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Important to note:

  • Enrolling into courses from different class sections may create a timetable clash. If you are unsure please contact Academic Services Carlton.
  • Continuing students enrolling into second year should check with Program Coordinator for advice on possible course repeats and correct section codes prior to enrolling.
  • If you are repeating any courses, please speak with Program Coordinator or Academic Services before adding a course to your enrolment. 
  • International students must maintain a Full Time study load
  • Full Time study load (48cpts) = 4 courses per semester

 

Commenced February 2018:
If you commenced the program in February 2018 and are returning to study in February 2019, please enrol into the following class section:

HS18

 

Commenced July 2017:
If you commenced the program in July 2017 and are returning to study in February 2019, please enrol into the following class section:

HSM7

 

Credit Transfer (External) or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you have any enquires regarding credit transfer or recognition of prior learning towards your program from an external training organisation please go to the RMIT website for instructions on how to apply.

If you require academic assistance before enrolling please contact your Program Coordinator, Rauha Quazi at rauha.quazi@rmit.edu.au.

Semester Three: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Health Promotion Principles and Planning12PUBH1393City Campus2718 (HS18)
Project Management in Health12BUSM4600City Campus2782 (HS18)
Chronic Disease in Australia12YesPUBH1390City Campus2783 (HS18)
Understanding Disease Processes and Treatment12YesPUBH1397City Campus2784 (HS18)
AND

Semester Four: Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Evidence Based Health Practice12YesPUBH1391City Campus2785 (HSM7)2716 (HS18)
Health: Industry Project and Practice12PUBH1408City Campus2786 (HSM7)2717 (HS18)
Exercise in Health and Disease12YesPUBH1392City Campus2781 (HS18)
2787 (HSM7)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Rauha Quazi
Program Coordinator
School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences
Building 51, Level 07, Room 05
80-92 Victoria Street, Carlton South VIC 3053
Tel +61 3 9925 4277
Email: rauha.quazi@rmit.edu.au
 

For enrolment assistance:

Online
Submit an enrolment enquiry via login to the RMIT Connect Portal

Call
+61 3 9925 5000 and select option 2 then option 4 for SEH Academic Services

Visit in person  
SEH Academic Services Carlton
Building 56, Level 3
115 Queensberry Street
Carlton VIC 3053

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Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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