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La Trobe College Australia

Undergraduate Certificate of Health Services

The certificate offers a broad introduction to Health Services covering Anatomy, Health science and Professional Practice.


Year Domestic Student International Student FEE-HELP/ HECS-HELP



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available for domestic students

Eligible students can get a HECS-HELP loan to pay their student contribution amount.

For further information on the Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) and to check your eligibility, please visit website.


One trimester





4 subjects are required for completion of the Certificate

  • Human Biosciences A (HHBS1HBA)
  • Introduction to Professional Practice (HHLT1IPP)
  • Research and Evidence in Practice (HHLT1RAE)
  • Learning in Health Science (HHLT1LHS)

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This certificate will provide students with the basic skills to enter the Community Health and Allied Health industries in an entry level position. Returning to College students may study four more subjects to complete a Diploma of Health Sciences. With this Diploma students may be eligible to apply for entry to the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing or other Allied Health areas such as; Podiatry, Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics, Nutrition, Physiotherapy. Upon completion of the degree students are ready to register with Professional bodies such as: Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), The Australian Podiatry Association (APODA), and Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA)

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