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Section 1 - Transfer of Candidates

(1) The Bachelor of Health is the exit award for candidates enrolled in one of the following degree programs:

  1. Bachelor of Medicine
  2. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy*
    1. *This program is in teach out from Semester 2, 2014.
  3. Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours)
  4. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)
  5. Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)
  6. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Diagnostic Radiography)
  7. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Radiation Therapy)
  8. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Nuclear Medicine)
  9. Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

(2) Candidates for one of the following degrees:

  1. Bachelor of Medicine
  2. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy*
    1. *This program is in teach out from Semester 2, 2014.
  3. Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours)
  4. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)
  5. Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)
  6. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Diagnostic Radiography)
  7. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Radiation Therapy)
  8. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Nuclear Medicine)
  9. Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

(3) who have satisfied the requirements for the Bachelor of Health may be permitted to transfer candidature to the exit degree Bachelor of Health. Candidates wishing to transfer shall apply in writing to the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Health and Medicine, for approval.

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Section 2 - Qualification for Bachelor of Health

(4) To qualify for the award Bachelor of Health a candidate shall be enrolled in one of the following programs:

  1. Bachelor of Medicine
  2. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy*
    1. *This program is in teach out from Semester 2, 2014.
  3. Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours)
  4. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)
  5. Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)
  6. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Diagnostic Radiography)
  7. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Radiation Therapy)
  8. Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Nuclear Medicine)
  9. Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

(5) and pass a program of study approved by the Program and Course Approval Committee totalling a minimum of 240 units.

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Section 3 - Grading of Degree

(6) The Bachelor of Health will be conferred as an ordinary degree; or

(7) The degree will be awarded 'with Distinction' to those students who gain a minimum GPA of 6.0 based on all studies undertaken in the program.

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Section 4 - Re-Admission and/or Re-Enrolment into Original Program

(8) Except under exceptional circumstances approved by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) on recommendation of the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Health and Medicine, students awarded the Bachelor of Health will not be permitted to then re-enrol or be re-admitted to their original program of study: Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours), Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours), Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Diagnostic Radiography), Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Radiation Therapy), Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Nuclear Medicine), Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) and/or Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours).