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.

Our range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs use innovative education methods to ensure that you graduate straight into an exciting and successful career in health or sport.

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Improving everyone's quality of life, including yours

Professor Michelle Lincoln

The Faculty of Health at the University of Canberra educates health professionals and researchers to be leaders in the ever-changing health sector. Sport, at both the community and elite levels, is also a major focus. Essentially, courses in Health and Sport are about improving the quality of life for individuals and the broader society. Read more >

Professor Michelle Lincoln, Executive Dean, Faculty of Health

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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 email Rachel Harrigan or phone 6201 2608.


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    At 73 years of age Dick Telford is showing no sign of slowing down. In fact, if anything, these days his life is driven by his passion to improve ‘physical literacy’ in children.

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    Searching for answers in the complex world of chronic pain

    One in five Australians live with chronic pain – and a researcher from the University of Canberra is investigating the complexity of the issue to determine how it may affect people differently.

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  4. Matthew Boom won the National Storytelling Competition through Dementia Training Australia

    UC student highlights importance of physical activity in dementia care

    A University of Canberra physio student has won first prize in a national competition for promoting the positive impact physical activity has on people with dementia

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Important Dates

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  • Monday, 24th Dec 2018

    Class Free Period begins

  • Monday, 24th Dec 2018

    University closes for 2018

  • Tuesday, 25th Dec 2018

    Christmas Day (Public Holiday)