Master of Health Research

Pursue your research interests within the allied health sector.
This course is offered at multiple locations, select your prefered campus to see when it is offered.
Ballarat - Mt Helen
Gippsland - Churchill
Berwick
Flexible Delivery - Berwick
Brisbane
Location
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Ballarat - Mt Helen
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Semester 2
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Anytime during the year
Gippsland - Churchill
Semester 1
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Semester 2
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Other intakes
Anytime during the year
Berwick
Semester 1
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Semester 2
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Other intakes
Anytime during the year
Flexible Delivery - Berwick
Semester 1
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Semester 2
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Other intakes
Anytime during the year
Brisbane
Semester 1
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Semester 2
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Other intakes
Anytime during the year
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Length
1.5 years
(180 credit points = 1.5 EFTSL)
Entry requirements

This program is designed for students undertaking allied health programs including occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech pathology, who wish to proceed with a full research training degree at masters level.  

Your research thesis will be undertaken via our blended learning approach offering flexibility to suit your lifestyle.

Be supported by highly skilled and energetic academics, who have held senior academic and industry leadership roles, and who are committed to assisting and supporting students become great leaders of tomorrow.

Successful completion will enhance your professional standing and provide you with advanced level skills and knowledge for application in the health community and may lead to employment opportunities in the tertiary sector. Graduates may wish to pursue PhD study.

Entry requirements (year 12)

Entry requirements (non year 12)

An applicant must have successfully completed a three-year (minimum) Bachelor level qualification in a related health cognate discipline area. Applicants who are applying for entry without honours qualifications will be required to demonstrate evidence on research knowledge and experience. This is referred to as Honours equivalence.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: HO9

CRICOS code: 108313H

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full Fee Paying

$21,600 annual tuition fee - commencing 2023

Domestic fees are per 120 credit points which represents 1 EFTSL or a standard full-time study load for a year.

Fee assistance

Domestic students undertaking a higher degree by research may be eligible to receive a Research Training Program (RTP) funded place.

Other fees

You may need to pay some other fees such as the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

Can your studies count towards a degree with us? Use our online Credit Search to get the details on completing your studies sooner.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

Graduate Research School

Course coordinator

Louisa Lam