Faculty of Health

Deakin University’s Faculty of Health is one of the largest and fastest growing health faculties in Australia.

Across five schools we inspire students to reach their potential and achieve their goals, providing personal, dynamic learning experiences and conducting world-class research.



Faculty students and researchers have access to the most advanced equipment available in the sports, nutrition, 医药卫生领域. 亮点包括:


Is the prospect of starting university a little bit daunting? How would you like the help and support of an experienced student to help you through your transition to university life?

The Peer Mentor Program is a free support service for all commencing undergraduate students in the Faculty of Health and is your key to ensuring success at university.

Find out more about the program and register for a Mentor


Ranked #3 sport science school in the world, the 运动与营养科学学院 is a leader in its field. We are the only school in Australia that brings both nutrition and physical activity together in both its teaching and research.

See yourself as a sport coach, food scientist or working to combat chronic health conditions? The school has the facilities, expertise and support you need to achieve your goals.

Visit the 运动与营养科学学院


The 卫生和社会发展学院's emphasis on employability means our graduates are equipped with extensive workplace experience and in-depth knowledge across diverse topics.

Researchers at the school are driven by making a real impact on wellbeing, especially for those marginalised by society.

Visit the 卫生和社会发展学院

School of Medicine

With a focus on rural and regional health services, 医学院正在形成一个新的, brighter future for Australia’s growing rural population. As a student, this prepares you for a varied career in medicine no matter where you decide to live – city, country or abroad.

Research at the school is conducted across five centres, including the Institute for Mental and Physical Health and Clinical Translation.



Complete with the latest state-of-the-art simulated environments, teachers who are experts in their field and a variety of work placement options, Deakin's 护理和助产学院 supports you for success in your nursing and/or midwifery career.

Research at the school revolves around seven Victorian health services, 汇聚在一起的是创新, 互惠互利的网络.



Study at Deakin's 心理学院 and you’ll have a wide range of careers to choose from. This forward-thinking school realises the significant potential of a psychology degree and prepares its students for diverse professions. 

该校的彩票平台也同样广泛, 包括毒品和酒精, human sexuality, 组织心理学, mental health and clinical and cognitive neuroscience.



The Faculty of Health places high emphasis on solutions-led research. 彩票平台的两个彩票平台所, six strategic research centres and numerous specialist units work closely with industry partners and the government to put findings into practice.



彩票平台农村卫生 (DRH) offers programs that assist both students and health professionals undertaking placements or working in rural Victoria. 不管你现在是彩票购买平台学院的学生, studying elsewhere, 或者是职业人士, we have a range of services that can help you make a greater contribution to the regional Victorian health sector.



The Faculty of Health has hundreds of successful partnerships across government departments, hospitals, research institutes, 企业和社区团体.

Learn more about our industry relations and partnerships

Start Anytime

Deakin offers Faculty of Health students the opportunity to complete part of their course as a Start Anytime unit. This allows you to begin the unit at any point throughout the year and complete it online at your own pace.


* Maximum one year
# Maximum one year

The Play Therapy Research Thesis unit is only available in the Master of Child Play Therapy.

To be eligible for the Psychology at Work (Internship) unit, students must be enrolled in Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), 健康科学学士, Bachelor of Psychological Science or Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), 一定是完成了这个单元 就业准备(HPS207) 16个学分.

Learn more about Start Anytime including how to apply and enrol

Faculty staff

Learn more about the staff that make up the Faculty of Health.



Contact us

General enquiries
+61 3 9251 7777