Ara – Bachelor in Applied Science Degree For Health Related Careers
If you or someone you know is seeking a health-related career with a strong community and practical focus, Ara Institute of Canterbury’s Bachelor in Applied Science is a brilliant study option. With specialisations in Human Nutrition and Physical Activity & Health Promotion, the degree includes substantial work-integrated learning opportunities which can – and often do – lead to employment upon graduation.
As an example, graduates of the Physical Activity and Health Promotion speciality have found rewarding employment in a range of workplaces such as community health and sports organisations, aged care facilities and complementary health practices. There, they use the knowledge and skills they’ve gained to prescribe and promote physical activity and lifestyle change to enhance wellbeing, prevent disease and reduce inequalities in health.