Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences



A major is a structured sequence of eight units in a particular field of study. From 2012 majors offered will be offered within a bachelor degree.

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences majors will be offered;

  • within the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) OR
  • as a second major within the Bachelor  of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Design

Students can take one degree specific major or take a second major from within the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Design.

The Faculty will be offering the following majors: 

These majors will give students a good grounding for their chosen career or to pursue postgraduate studies for example dentistry, medicinepathologypharmacology, pharmacy, podiatric medicine, public health  and social work.

Contact Details

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway
Crawley, WA 6009
Tel: +61 8 6488 8500
Email: seo-fhms@uwa.edu.au