Faculty of Health

The Faculty of Health at the University of Canberra educates clinicians, professionals and researchers to be leaders in the ever changing sectors of health and sport. With a focus on innovative education methods, the Faculty is continuously evolving with the environment and producing high quality graduates and leading health research.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

University of Canberra is committed to building a strong and sustainable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and sport industry workforce.

If you are an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person interested in studying a health or sport course, please contact Rachel Harrigan or phone 6201 2608.


A Taste of Uni

More than 370 high school students from rural and regional NSW high schools recently visited the University of Canberra for the UC 4 Yourself Expo.

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High school students at the UC 4 Yourself Expo


News

  1. Master of Nutrition and Dietetics students Monique Cheang, Shaun McCall and Jessie Ebsworth have developed supermarket tour module for OzHarvest’s NEST program

    UC students create supermarket tour for OzHarvest

    UC nutrition and dietetics students have developed a supermarket tour, to be delivered nationally while on a six-week placement with OzHarvest Canberra

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  2. healthpods

    UC-designed ‘pod’ provides patients’ health report in waiting rooms

    Patients are being encouraged to use their time in GP waiting rooms to answer some basic questions to receive an instant report card on their health

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  3. Professor Rob Davidson at his desk resting his arm on a large translucent perspex cylinder

    UC radiographer receives US prize

    The University of Canberra’s inaugural Professor of Medical Imaging Rob Davidson receives the top award for an article by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists

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  4. Head of physiotherapy Jennie Scarvell speaks to a lecture room of colleagues and students

    Healthy knees keep us on our feet

    The University of Canberra’s head of physiotherapy Professor Jennie Scarvell suggests maintaining a healthy weight and getting exercise as the key methods to improve outcomes for knee replacement surgeries

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Important Dates

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  • Date – to be announced

    Winter Welcome

  • Monday, 1st Aug 2016

    Semester 2 Orientation Week begins

  • Friday, 5th Aug 2016

    Last Day to apply for admission via direct application for Semester 2 2016