School of Population and Global Health


Further information

With a UWA science degree you can make a real difference.

The School of Population Health is committed to achieving excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research training. Our courses are flexible and industry relevant, giving you the knowledge and skills to address pressing health issues.

Undergraduate courses

Population Health is a major within the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) courses. Population Health can also be studied as a second major within the Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Design. Graduates of the BSc Population Health major are flexible and highly job capable.This major also gives you an excellent foundation for further studies in medicine, dentistry and the health sciences.

Intake for the Bachelor of Health Science degree ceased in 2012 and the course was replaced by the Bachelor of Science Population Health major, which has similarly high course and graduate outcomes. If you're interested in a Health Science degree, the BSc Population Health major may be for you.


If you are a current Bachelor of Health Science student, you may be eligible for our honours program or for the Bachelor of Medical Science honours program in 2018.

If you are a current BSc Population Health major student,you may also be eligible for our honours program in 2018.

Each honours student completes their own research profect and dissertation under supervisory guidance. Exciting new projects are available in our 2017 Research Projects booklet (PDF: 811KB).

Postgraduate courses

We offer postgraduate coursework and research courses, including the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), in a wide variety of subject areas.


School of Population and Global Health

This Page

Last updated:
Wednesday, 15 March, 2017 11:30 AM