Deakin students have the opportunity to build strong industry networks and undertake clinical placements, making them skilled and work ready.
Senior Lecturer In Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical Studies And Clinical Practice)
Our facilities are world-class and modelled on those in industry. Our students benefit from cutting-edge teaching facilities, such as our purpose-built $53m Regional Community Health Hub (REACH).
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Study with Deakin and we'll help you transform your passion into a successful and rewarding career
Research with us
Our research makes a real difference, so why not join us? We pride ourselves on our collaborative relationships with numerous hospitals, clinics, healthcare networks, communities and support centres.
These partnerships help us to provide our students with excellent opportunities to pursue their own research.
Our courses are accredited in their associated fields.
Deakin’s Bachelor of Occupational Therapy is accredited by Occupational Therapy Australia, Occupational Therapy Council and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, enabling you to practise professionally in Australia and overseas.
Deakin’s Bachelor of Social Work is an Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) accredited qualification. It is an entry qualification into the social work profession and meets the Australian Social Work Education and Accreditation Standards (ASWEAS).
Our graduates can find rewarding work in a range of careers including:
- medical imaging
- occupational therapy
- social work.
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Choose an area that you're interested in and learn how Deakin's extensive range of study options and experiences can help turn your dreams into reality.
Become qualified as an accredited exercise physiologist, a recognized allied health professional, who specializes in the delivery of exercise.
Be part of a movement towards a new direction in disability and inclusion. Apply to study disability and inclusion at Deakin today.
Study healthy environments and healthy people and find work in public health policy and environmental health. Apply at Deakin today.
Explore the issues facing households and families by studying family, society and health. Apply at Deakin today.
This degree in health and human services management provides you with the skills and knowledge required of high-level health management professionals.
Do you want to understand the environment and how it affects community health? Apply for a health and sustainability course at Deakin today.
Deakin's health promotion courses will give you the theoretical and practical grounding in health promotion to start changing lives for the better.
Study health economics at Deakin to develop a strong theoretical foundation and equip yourself with the skills you need for your future career. Learn more.
Become a key driver in the future of dynamic and capable health care, policy and systems and study a health sciences course.
Develop your research and investigative skills with a Bachelor of Health and Medical Science at Deakin. Find out how you can apply for this course.
Study occupational therapy and youhave a career with a direct impact on people wanting to lead healthy and meaningful lives. Find out more.
Play therapy can offer you a rewarding career treating a range of children's emotional, developmental, social and behavioural problems. Apply today
Be an advocate for healthy living and spread the importance of disease prevention by studying a public health course. Find out more.
If you believe in non-discrimination, human rights and social justice, a career in social work could be just right for you. Discover our courses today.
Gain an in-depth understanding of physical activity and how it relates to the health of the community, population and individuals. Apply today.
By studying exercise and sports science course at Deakin, you will cover all aspects of sport science including biology, sociology and behavioural bases.
Help create balanced diets and become a specialist in the field of health by gaining a food and nutrition sciences degree. Start your study at Deakin.
Learn the coaching philosophy, communication skills to motivate, and the planning and execution of coaching session.