Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Health Sciences




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The University of Notre Dame Australia is proud of its postgraduate research offerings and caring community atmosphere. Committed to excellence, social justice and the pastoral care of students and staff, Notre Dame empowers students to develop skills and confidence in order to succeed in their chosen field. Notre Dame empowers students to establish and refine their research skills and provides a connected and nurturing environment. Notre Dame is academic staff will guide and advise students throughout their journey toward completion of their research degree.
The Master of Philosophy is a postgraduate research degree comprising both coursework and a substantial research component culminating in the submission of a thesis.
The coursework is comprised of four compulsory research training units to be completed as a prerequisite to the student's individual research project. The coursework units will provide opportunities for candidates to formulate substantial elements of their planned research (e.g. topic refinement, identification and justification of the preferred research method(s), preparation of a draft proposal) and to develop personal competencies in critical analysis and scholarly writing relevant to their profession.
Our courses provide a gateway to a rewarding career in a host of health-related fields including biomedical science, exercise science, health and physical education, outdoor recreation, and health promotion. According to the federal government is Quality Indicators for Learning & Teaching, Notre Dame is Health Sciences School is first in WA for:
Overall quality of educational experience
Teaching quality
Student support


Which department am I in? School of Health Sciences

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have completed a Bachelor's degree or equivalent. English Language Requirements accepted: IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub Score): (6.0 apart from writing which must be least 6.5); TOEFL (IB): 90; PTE (Academic): 61.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Applicants must have
Possession of an undergraduate degree from a recognised university, which has been completed at a high credit standard and which demonstrates the applicant is potential to undertake and complete research-based study
An equivalent academic background or extensive professional experience that is considered by the Dean of the School to be an appropriate preparation for independent study and research work at Masters level.
English language requirement:
IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub Score): 7.0 (6.5); TOEFL (IB): 94; PTE (Academic): 65.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Australian Pacific College

Full Time (1.5 years)

A$40,169.00 (US$ 31,420) per year

26 February 2018, 30 July 2018, 18 February 2019, 29 July 2019

The University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus, 32 Mouat Street, FREMANTLE, Western Australia, 6959, PERTH, Australia