Australasian College of Natural Therapies (RTO 0269) at Torrens University
4 years full-time; 8 years part-time
3 intake dates each year – enquire now!
Naturopath | Health Researcher | Health Educator | Product Developer | View all
Passionate about helping people find the healthiest version of themselves? Fascinated by natural medicine and its ability to heal and complement other forms of therapy? Then a career as a naturopath might be just the fit for you!
Whether you're looking to start a new career, or simply need to formalise your experience with an undergraduate degree, this Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) course is the perfect starting point.
Offered through a blend of online study and on-campus classes by the Australasian College of Natural Therapies at Torrens University Australia, the course covers the following core areas:
You'll also get the opportunity to put your theoretical studies into practice with hands-on experience at the Think Wellbeing Centre. While you're there, trained naturopaths will guide you as you treat patients, and help you build your skills and confidence to practise in the community.
Assessments for this course may take a variety of forms, including:
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To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
All students are also required to demonstrate sufficient competency in English.
Prior to commencing the clinical component of your studies, you will also be required to hold a current first aid certificate, working with children's and police check.
If you hold any of the below qualifications you will be eligible for credit points and be able to reduce the number of subjects you must complete to graduate with the Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy).
HLT61012 or HLT61007 Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine
24 of 48
HLT60512 or HLT60502 Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy
36 of 48
HLT60112 or HLT60107 Advanced Diploma of Western Herbal Medicine
24 of 48
In this naturopathy course, the subjects you may study include:
The Australasian College of Natural Therapies have dedicated teams to help you get through your studies and ensure you have a truly enjoyable learning experience.
You will have access to the student portal and online student centre for news updates, course information and other resources. ACNT's online job finder service provides assistance in finding job opportunities, both local and international, by linking students with prospective employers. Plus access their academic support for practical study tips and advice, and a free and confidential counselling service via phone, Skype or face-to-face.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
Australasian College of Natural Therapies offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
Students can also pay fees upfront. Other payment options may also be available to eligible students. Enquire now to find out more!
Wondering where a career in naturopathy could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Naturopath, Health Researcher, Health Educator, Product Developer, Practitioner Consultant.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Torrens also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants, including the Vice Chancellor Scholarship and the Regional/Remote Access and Indigenous Access Scholarship.
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