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Health Sciences

Looking to have a positive impact on the health and wellness of people around the globe?

When you choose to study Health Sciences at Brescia, your experience will help you develop an appreciation for the world’s emerging health issues and inspire you to think globally and strategically. As a Brescia student you will take your Health Science courses at Western—in one of the most well-recognized health science programs in the province. Research health across the life span, learn about aging populations or explore the ethics of health promotion – in Brescia’s Health Sciences program, you have great flexibility to combine subject areas of interest to earn a major in a complimentary field of study. Under the guidance of both Brescia and Western professors, you will enhance your management, communication and leadership skills through a variety of dynamic courses, including: Measurement and Analysis in Health Sciences, Health Issues in Childhood and Adolescence and Health Policy.

By earning a Bachelor of Arts, Major in Health Sciences at Brescia, you have the opportunity to pursue a variety of subject areas including Health Promotion, Health Information Management or exploring a concurrent degree in Foods and Nutrition. At Canada’s only women’s university, you get the best of both worlds by taking classes at Western, while having the benefits of a small, student-centred home campus at Brescia.

CHOOSE TO improve the well-being of people around the world.
CHOOSE TO promote healthy and active lifestyles.
CHOOSE TO customize your degree to your personal interests.

Become a leader in community health.

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Admission Requirements

Admission requirements for Ontario high school students:

  • ENG4U
  • SBI4U
  • MHF4U, MCV4U, or MDM4U
  • Recommended: SCH4U

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Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities for graduates include:

  • Audiologist
  • Wellness Educator
  • Community Health Consultant
  • Doctor

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Bold Stories

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“ Theory to practice – that is what makes the Health Science program at Brescia unique. Not only did I gain hands-on experience though labs, but also directly from health care professionals in the London community. ”

Shivika Parmar

 

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“ I like the Health Sciences program because I get to explore the topic of health, which I am passionate about, and challenge myself to practice critical thinking skills. As a Brescia student, I get the benefit of being a part of both Brescia’s and Western’s communities. ”

Melissa Yak

 

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“ A close-knit community, an emphasis on developing research skills, and a tailored practicum. Brescia provided the well-rounded experience I was looking for to launch my career. ”

Lucy (Yixuan) Zhang

 

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