Health & Medical Sciences Postgraduate Courses

Health and Medical Sciences Postgraduate Courses

At UOW we educate a broad range of allied health professionals, including nurses, exercise scientists, nutritionist-dietitians, and public health practitioners through a suite of professionally recognised qualifications.

Doctor of Medicine
Study Area(s): Medicine, Research
Duration: 4 years (full-time study)


Doctor of Philosophy (Health Science)
Study Area(s): Biomedical Science, Dementia, Exercise Science, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Health Sciences, Indigenous Health, Mental Health, Midwifery, Nursing, Nutrition/Dietetics, PhD, Rehabilitation, Research
Duration: 4 years full time (8 sessions) or part time equivalent


Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Study Area(s): Medicine, PhD, Research
Duration: 4 years full-time (8 sessions) or part-time equivalent


Doctor of Philosophy Integrated (Health and Medicine)
Study Area(s): Biomedical Science, Dementia, Exercise Science, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Health Research, Health Sciences, Indigenous Health, Medical Science, Mental Health, Midwifery, Nursing, Nutrition/Dietetics, PhD, Rehabilitation, Research
Duration: 4 years (8 sessions) full-time, or part-time equivalent


Graduate Certificate in Dementia Care (Online Delivery available)
Study Area(s): Aged Care, Allied Health, Dementia, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Mental Health, Nursing, Rehabilitation
Duration: 1 year (2 sessions) part-time


Graduate Certificate in Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies (Online Delivery available)
Study Area(s): Aged Care, Allied Health, Dementia, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Mental Health, Nursing, Rehabilitation
Duration: 1 year part-time


Graduate Certificate in Health Research
Study Area(s): Public Health
Duration: 6 months full-time or part-time equivalent


Graduate Certificate in Medical and Health Leadership (Online Delivery)
Study Area(s): Health Management
Duration: 1 year part-time


Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing
Study Area(s): Mental Health
Duration: 1 year part-time (2 sessions) only


Graduate Certificate in Nursing
Study Area(s): Allied Health, Nursing
Duration: One session full-time, or part-time equivalent


Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science (Online Delivery)
Study Area(s): Regulatory Science
Duration: 1 year (2 sessions) part-time only


Graduate Certificate in Strength and Conditioning (Online Delivery)
Study Area(s): Exercise Science, Health & Medicine
Duration: 1 year part-time


Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing
Study Area(s): Mental Health, Nursing
Duration: 1 year full time, or part time equivalent


Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology
Study Area(s): Allied Health, Exercise Science, Rehabilitation
Duration: 1.5 years full-time (3 Sessions)


Master of Nursing
Study Area(s): Allied Health, Nursing
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Nursing (Mental Health)
Study Area(s): Allied Health, Mental Health, Nursing
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Nursing International
Study Area(s): Allied Health, Nursing
Duration: 2 years full-time


Master of Nutrition and Dietetics
Study Area(s): Nutrition/Dietetics
Duration: 2 years full-time (4 sessions) or part-time equivalent


Master of Philosophy (Health Sciences)
Study Area(s): Medicine, Research
Duration: 2 years (4 sessions) full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Philosophy (Nursing)
Study Area(s): Nursing, Research
Duration: 2 years (4 sessions) full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Research (Science Medicine and Health)
Study Area(s): Health & Medicine, Research
Duration: 2 years (4 sessions) full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Science (Dementia Care) (Online Delivery available)
Study Area(s): Aged Care, Allied Health, Dementia, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Mental Health, Nursing, Rehabilitation
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, or part-time equivalent


Master of Science (Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies) (Online Delivery available)
Study Area(s): Aged Care, Allied Health, Dementia, Gerontology and Rehabilitation Studies, Health Management, Mental Health, Nursing, Rehabilitation
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, or part-time equivalent