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Masters in Health and Social Care in Australia in 2024

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Graduate Diploma of Health and Social Care Graduate Diploma

Charles Darwin University (CDU) Australia

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Masters in Health and Social Care in Australia

Study Health and Social Care Masters Programmes

The term health and social care broadly refers to all of the services that offer any form of health, medical or social support services. The professional health and social care sector includes dentistry, nursing homes, foster care, physiotherapy, and early years care providers. As a student of health and social care, you will learn about how these services can be provided to those that need them the most, and how we improve the provision as a society.

Graduates of a masters degree in health and social care will have a wide range of career opportunities available to them. These include social worker, healthcare manager, welfare officer, residential home manager, and public health analyst, among others.

Your degree will be delivered through lectures and seminars, as well as group projects. Modules you study might include:

  • Global Health
  • Homelessness and Housing Problems
  • Substance Misuse and Supporting Rehabilitation
  • Managing Acute and Chronic Conditions
  • Community Development and Engagement

Study in Australia

Famous for surfing, sunshine and beaches, Australia has so much to offer to international students. The country's rich culture and history makes it a incredibly diverse country, and one that is welcoming and warm towards the international community. Australia has long been seen as a global leader in higher education, and places emphasis on delivering world-class education to both domestic and international students. The Group of Eight Universities is a prestigious group of universities that focus on providing internationally renowned faculty and research facilities across Australian higher education.

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