Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 099643B

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

A Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) teaches you to use natural remedies to help the body heal itself. In this naturopathy degree, you learn the foundations of health science, clinical assessment, and herbal and nutritional medicine therapeutics. The course delivers a patient-centred approach incorporating biomedical science, research and traditional knowledge to teach safe and effective prescribing.

As a naturopathic healthcare student, you will gain hands-on experience at our custom-built student-led clinic, The Practice Wellbeing Centre, consulting with members of the public under the guidance of experienced naturopaths. This will prepare you to confidently start practising in the community. Please note that some coursework must be completed face to face to meet industry requirements.

Learning outcomes

Work within a collaborative health environment to achieve best client/patient care.
Explore an array of traditional healing methods from across human history.
Consider the role of naturopathy within a community context.
Consult with the public under the guidance of experienced naturopaths.

Career opportunities

This course will prepare you to confidently start practising naturopathy in your community. You’ll have the opportunity to start your career in a health clinic with naturopathic specialisation, promote your naturopathic knowledge as a health writer, join the growing complementary medicine industry in an exciting corporate role, or research naturopathy practices.

Career paths

Naturopathic Practitioner
Health Writer
Research and Development
Corporate and Education roles within the health sector

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Full time
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Read moreFull-time: 4 year Part-time: approximately 8 years

Self study / online (with attendance)
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Read moreFull-time: 4 year Part-time: approximately 8 years

Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 6.0 (min. sub-score 5.5); Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 550; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 60-78 (min. 18 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 (no skill score <42); Cambridge English Requirements (B2 First = First Certificate Exam and C1 Advanced = CAE): Overall Cambridge English Scale score of 169, achievable in B2 First or C1 Advanced. No less than 162 in any paper; Occupational English Test (OET): C

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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