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Health courses are delivered at The Rocks, WakefieldBrisbaneFlinders St, FitzroyPyrmont and are also offered online


Health Science Course Updates 2020

 

Find out more about important updates to the Diploma of Health Science (DHS) and Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) Courses.

Check out the COURSE UPDATES box below.


 

Your Course Structure

 

On this page you will find your Course Structure, which lists the subjects you need to successfully complete in order to achieve your qualification.

Read your Course Structure to map your progress through the course and choose your subjects for the next study period. Then jump into the Subject Selection Tool in 'My Account' and select your subjects for the upcoming study period. 

 

Courses

Current course structures

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information
BHSCNAT13 Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) - THINK Course Structure 
BHSNAT20

Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) - Torrens Course Structure 

BHSCWHM13 Bachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine) - THINK Course Structure 
BHSWHM20

Bachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine) - Torrens Course Structure

Block Credit Agreement Course Structures
 
For 2020 courses
Useful info

Social Enterprise subject elective information

Previous course structures for your reference

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information

BHSCLNAT18

Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) - Torrens Course Structure 

BHSWHM18

Bachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine) - Torrens Course Structure 

Current course structures

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information

DIPNUT16

2016 Offering

Diploma of Nutrition 2016 - Torrens Course Structure  

DIPNUT19

2019 Offering

Diploma of Nutrition 2019 - Torrens Course Structure 

Available for new students from T3 - 2019 only *

HLT61012
 
Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine to the Bachelor of Nutrition Upgrade  
HLT61012  Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine to the Bachelor of Health Science (Clinical Nutrition) 

BACH_NUTR

2016 Offering

Bachelor of Nutrition 2016 - Torrens Course Structure 

BACH_NUTR

2019 Offering

Bachelor of Nutrition 2019 - Torrens course Structure 

Available for new students from T3 - 2019 only *

BHSCNUT13 Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine) - THINK Course Structure 
BHSCLNUT20

Bachelor of Health Science (Clinical Nutrition) - Torrens Course Structure

Block Credit Agreement Course Structure

   

Previous course structures for your reference

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information

DIPNUT16

2016 Offering

Diploma of Nutrition 2016 - Torrens Course Structure  

BHSCLNUT18

Bachelor of Health Science (Clinical Nutrition) TUA)  2018 version


Nutritional Medicine career

Work integrated learning resources 

Course Course information

​Bachelor of Applied Public Health

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code

Course information

BACH_APH

Bachelor of Applied Public Health

GCPUBH

Graduate Certificate of Public Health

GDPUBH

Graduate Diploma of Public Health

MPH

Master of Public Health  

MPHA

Master of Public Health (Advanced)  


Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information
5DN19

Diploma of Nursing

BNURSE18

Bachelor of Nursing 


Timetables

Course code Group Stage  Mode Course information
HLT54115 0219 Stage 3 Mode 1: Face to Face

Diploma of Nursing

HLT54115 0219 Stage 3 Mode 2: Blended  Diploma of Nursing 
HLT54115 0619 Stage 3 Mode 1: Face to Face 

Diploma of Nursing

HLT54115 0619 Stage 3 Mode 2: Blended 

Diploma of Nursing


HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing Course Calendars 

 

2019 - 2020  Course Calendars 

Course Calendar: September 2019  

Course Calendar: February 2020 

Course Calendar: June 2020  


Student Support

Supporting you through your studies is a high priority for us.

All nursing campuses have staff dedicated to support students such as the Program Coordinator and Learning Advisor.  Counselling services are also available.

Campus

Coordinator

Success Coach

Clinical Placement Coordinators

Adelaide

Carol Letts 

Amy Anderson

Jan Roper

Brisbane

Sharon Peut

Anastasia Johnson

Amrit Neupane

Melbourne

Suzie Tanevska - Cicero

Jennie Mather 

Menu Hamal

Sydney

Maree Vukovic

Beth Rutherford

Jon Amora

Clinical Placement

Students are required to undertake 400 hours of unpaid Clinical Placements which may be located anywhere in Australia.

Clinical Simulation Labs

All nursing students have access to Clinical Simulation Labs where experienced educators will teach required skills and assist in linking theory to practice.  All lab sessions are compulsory. Correct uniform is required to be worn when attending these lab sessions.

Professional behaviour

Uniform Requirements:

  • Think Education Polo Shirt only. NO long sleeve or visible tops under the College Polo.
  • Cardigans/jumpers may NOT be worn whilst on duty.
  • Navy blue/black tailored trousers or skirts - excludes jeans, tracksuit pants, hipsters or cargo pants.
  • Enclosed navy blue or black NON-SLIP shoes as per WHS requirements – NO canvas, joggers or slip on shoes.

Hair

  • Must be kept neat, clean and tidy at all times.
  • Long hair must be tied back or fastened in such a manner so as not to hang below the collar.
  • Hair ties, bands, combs and other hair fasteners are to be at a minimal and of a neutral colour or navy.
  • Facial hair – clean-shaven or neatly trimmed beard.
  • Approved headwear must be clean, neat and tidy.

Fingernails

  • Must be kept neat, clean and well-manicured.
  • NO ACRYLIC NAILS OR NAIL VARNISH
  • Fingernails should not be visible over the top of the end of the finger when the hands are held with the palms up.

Jewellery

  • One plain wedding band, one set of sleepers, studs, or small earrings that sit on the lobe of the ear and do not pose a danger to the patient, resident or student are the only items of jewellery to be worn during placement.
  • Facial or other visible body piercing is NOT acceptable. If visible, or stud is non removable, it must be covered by skin coloured tape.

 

Work integrated learning resources 

Course Course information

Diploma of Beauty & Spa Practice

​Bachelor of Health Science (Aesthetics)

Current course structures

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code Course information
DIPBTSP16 Diploma of Beauty and Spa Practice 

BAHSA2016

(For enrolments from T2 2020 onwards)

Bachelor of Health Science (Aesthetics) 

ADHSAES19

(For enrolments from T2 2020 onwards)

Associate Degree of Health Science (Aesthetics)

 

Previous course structures for your reference

Click on your course name to open the course structure

Course code

Course information

BAHSA2016

For enrolments in T1 2020 or earlier

Bachelor of Health Science (Aesthetics)

ADHSAES19

For enrolments in T1 2020 or earlier

Associate Degree of Health Science (Aesthetics)


Course Updates: Health Science Courses 2020

Voluntary Course Transfer from THINK Education to Torrens University of Australia (TUA) Updated Course Structure

This is to inform you of an important course structure update in the Torrens University Diploma of Health Science (DHS) and Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) Courses.

The DHS and BHS courses now require students to complete 8 subjects per year instead of the previous 9 subject per year study pattern.

This update has been made to:

  • Align the course to the TUA required Equivalent Full Time Study Load (EFTSL) of 8 subjects per year
  • Improve graduate career outcomes as per feedback from the Course Advisory Committee
  • Comply with annual academic course improvement processes
  • Align the TUA courses to other Higher Education University Course Structures
  • Incorporate student feedback suggestions

Updated course structures can be found above. It is strongly recommended that you download and review the new TUA DHS & BHS course structures.

A summary of the main updates to the courses are outlined here:

Info session:​

Watch the recording here!

 

 

Torrens University Australia (TUA) – Health Science Course Updates

This is to inform you of an important update to the Torrens University Diploma of Health Science (DHS) and Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) course structures.

The Diploma of Health Science (DHS) and Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) courses now require students to complete 8 subjects per year instead of the previous 9 subject per year study pattern.

This update has been made to:

  • Align the course to the TUA required Equivalent Full Time Study Load (EFTSL) of 8 subjects per year
  • Improve graduate career outcomes as per feedback from the Course Advisory Committee
  • Comply with annual academic course improvement processes
  • Align the TUA courses to other Higher Education University Course Structures
  • Incorporate student feedback suggestions

Updated course structures are listed in the section above. It is strongly recommended that you download and review the new TUA DHS & BHS course structures.

A summary of the main updates to the courses are outlined here:

Info session:

Watch the recording here!


 

Academic team

Your Program Directors and Learning Facilitators are passionate about education, experts in their course of specialisation and dedicated to your study experience.
 
To discuss your studies with your Program Director or Learning Facilitator, please email them directly.

Program Directors

Sport Development, Health & Wellbeing, Bachelor Health Science Chinese Medicine & Myotherapy
Tim Trevail: ttrevail@laureate.net.au

 

Diploma of Health Science, Life/Biomedical Science subjects, shared Interprofessional Health subjects
Ashley Hillsleyahillsley@laureate.net.au

 

Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
(Bachelor & Diploma programs)
Katie Canterikcanteri@laureate.net.au

 

Naturopathy & Western Herbal Medicine
(Bachelor programs)
Catherine Smith: clsmith@laureate.net.au

 

Beauty Therapy & Aesthetics
Carmen Perkins: cperkins@laureate.net.au

 

Public Health
Lisa Casanelia: lcasanelia@laureate.net.au​

 

Counselling and Community Services
Lisa Walsh: lisa.walsh@laureate.edu.au​