University Foundation Studies in Health Science/Nursing Accelerated

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Our free online application portal makes starting your university journey easy. Applications for Term 1 close 14 February. Apply now for The College, where ambition makes your degree possible.

Advance human health

This course will give you the support you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes, greater access to one-on-one teaching, and specialised units to prepare you for further tertiary studies.

To apply, all you need is an ATAR of 45+ and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility to transform your life. 

When you successfully complete this six-month course, you get guaranteed entry into the Diploma of Health Science at The College – your pathway to a Bachelor of Health Science at Western Sydney University. Or, if you meet the Grade Point Average, you can go straight from your University Foundation Studies course into the first year of a range of Bachelor degrees at Western: 

This course is available to domestic students only.

International students should see one of the following links:

Fees and delivery

Fees: Under Government funding, the University Foundation Studies program is currently free for eligible domestic students.

This includes Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand residents.

Delivery: On campus

This course is available to domestic students only. 



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"The facilities are very good, and the labs are state of the art. I hope to go on to my Honours, Masters, and eventually complete a PhD."

— Mark Lathouwers. Diploma in Arts/Bachelor of Arts.

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The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points per annum). International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.