Health and community courses

The information on this page is only a guide. Check the course information for full details on campus, attendance and start month.

Undergraduate courses

Course Study level Campus Attendance Start Month
Biomedical Science Bachelor Degree
  • Gardens Point
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Clinical Exercise Physiology Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Exercise and Movement Science Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • February
Health Information Management Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Human Services Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Medical Imaging Bachelor Degree
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Medical Laboratory Science Bachelor Degree
  • Gardens Point
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Nursing Bachelor Degree
  • Caboolture
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Nursing - Graduate Entry Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Nutrition Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Nutrition and Dietetics Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Paramedic Science Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Paramedic Science - Graduate Entry Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Pharmacy Bachelor Degree
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Podiatry Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Podiatry - Graduate Entry Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • July
Psychology Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Public Health Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Radiation Therapy Bachelor Degree
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Social Work Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Vision Science (Optometry) Bachelor Degree
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Creative Industries/Human Services Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Exercise and Movement Science/Business Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Exercise and Movement Science/Psychology Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Human Services/Justice Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Media and Communication/Nutrition Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Media and Communication/Public Health Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Nursing/Paramedic Science Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Nursing/Psychology Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Nursing/Public Health Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology/Business Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology/Justice Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology/Law Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology/Social Work Bachelor Degree (Double)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February

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Honours courses

Course Study level Campus Attendance Start Month
Applied Science Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Biomedical Science (Honours) Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Health Science Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Human Services Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Nursing Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology Honours
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February

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Postgraduate courses

Course Study level Campus Attendance Start Month
Biotechnology Graduate Certificate
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • July
Chronic Health Conditions Graduate Certificate
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • February
  • July
Health Science Graduate Certificate
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Nursing Graduate Certificate
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • February
  • July
Ocular Therapeutics Graduate Certificate
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • July
Podiatric Therapeutics Graduate Certificate
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • July
Biotechnology Graduate Diploma
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Cardiac Ultrasound Graduate Diploma
  • Gardens Point
  • External
  • Part-time
  • February
Environmental Health Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Health Management Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Health Science Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Medical Ultrasound Graduate Diploma
  • External
  • Part-time
  • February
Occupational Health and Safety Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Psychology - Graduate Entry Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Psychology - fourth year Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Public Health Graduate Diploma
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Biotechnology Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Gardens Point
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Biotechnology (Advanced) Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Gardens Point
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Clinical Psychology Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Counselling Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • February
Educational and Developmental Psychology Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Health Management Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Health Science Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Health, Safety and Environment Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Nurse Practitioner Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Nursing Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Optometry Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Full-time
  • February
Public Health Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • External
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July
Social Work Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Applied Science Masters Degree (Research)
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
Clinical Psychology Doctoral
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
Health Doctoral
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
Health Science Doctoral
  • Kelvin Grove
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • February
  • July

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Short courses and professional development

Course Description
Advanced Clinical Classification This course integrates medical terminology, anatomy and pathophysiology with the processes clinicians use to diagnose, treat and document conditions.
Advanced therapeutics for podiatrists This course provides the advanced-level knowledge that is essential for podiatrists intending to engage as safe prescribers using best-practice principles.
Basic radiographic techniques for x-ray operators This course provides the basic physical principles and radiographic techniques used in imaging the chest and extremities.
CT anatomy for radiation therapy This course provides you with knowledge on how to interpret CT images on a regular basis.
Ergonomics This course provides students with knowledge of complex work systems and the knowledge required to design a safe system of work, health and safety legislation.
Family Based Therapy Workshop Attachment Based Family Therapy (ABFT) is specifically designed to target family and individual processes associated with adolescent suicide and depression.
Gastroenterology for nurses The course provides the theoretical basis for gastroenterological investigations and treatments.
Health Care Law and Ethics An introduction to the intersections between law and health care, focusing on selected issues of relevance, design and management of health systems,
International Health Policy and Management This course critically examines the international context of health policy.
Introduction to Clinical Classification This course provides the theoretical and practical skills to become an entry-level clinical coder using ICD-10-AM.
Introduction to Disaster Health Management This course prepares students with knowledge, skills and strategies required to manage health services in the event of a major incident or disaster.
Introduction to Quality Management in Health Gain an in-depth understanding of quality management and advanced skills in the development of quality management programs in clinical frameworks.
Leadership in disaster health management This course develops your capacity to lead and manage health services that are prepared for and capable of managing a major incident or disaster.
Leadership in Health Management This course provides students with knowledge and competencies to enable them to cope with the complex and changing environment of health care delivery.
Leadership of quality and safety in health care This course provides students with knowledge and skills to implement effective quality and patient safety programs within a health care setting.
Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology Covers the language of medicine and fundamentals of anatomy, physiology and disease processes for application in a healthcare setting.
Occupational health and safety management This course provides students with knowledge of OHS policy as well as the management of particular hazards in selected industries.
Palliation in dementia care As a health professional, you will build your contemporary knowledge and skills required to care for people with severe dementia and their families.
Palliative Care Nursing in Various Contexts Provides registered nurses with beginning-level knowledge and skills to meet the health needs of people requiring palliative or end of life care.
Principles of ophthalmic nursing This course provides students with contemporary knowledge and skills to meet the health needs of people with a variety of eye disorders.
Professional Law Program We offer units from the Master of Laws course for professional development.
Pulse on anatomy Develop your knowledge and skills in anatomical sciences through exploration of human prosected material, radiographic and MRI resources and skeletal material.
Research Methods in Health This course provides health practitioners with the principles in epidemiological research to help prepare detailed research proposals based on NHMRC guidelines.
Responding to contestability - competition and collaboration in the not-for-profit sector Prepare your not-for-profit organisation for significant funding policy changes sweeping the Third Sector, with this short course hosted by QCOSS and ACPNS.
Road safety audit, investigation and treatment of crash locations course A course to develop the skills required to conduct a road safety audit and to investigate crash sites.
Road safety evaluation models course The two modules of the road safety evaluation models course provide you with the fundamental principles and best practices relevant to road safety evaluation.
Surgical orthopaedic anatomy The QUT Medical Engineering Research Facility (MERF) has designed a comprehensive 12-week surgical orthopaedic anatomy course.
Wound management education workshops These workshops provide the opportunity for students and health professionals to learn more about the fundamental and advanced principles of wound management.

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