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Join a centuries-old tradition and take your first step towards a career in health by studying this Bachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine) course.
A holistic form of herbal medicine derived traditional Anglo-American and European healing philosophies and practices, Western herbal medicine incorporates medicinal plants and herbs in holistic health plans.
Grounded in biological sciences and evidence-based practice, this course enables you to develop an integrated health practice within a holistic clinical environment and prepares you with the skills and knowledge required to start your own community health practise.
Responding to medical science's enthusiasm to treat the symptoms of disease and illness, Western herbal medicine focuses on the determinants of health and achieving optimised holistic health.
If you're seeking a rewarding, people-focused career with a difference and are passionate about health and wellbeing, this course may be your first step in an exciting new career.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
For international students, English language proficiency to equivalent IELTS 6.0 (academic) with no skills band less than 5.5 is also required.
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.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Bachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine) from Australasian College of Natural Therapies.
This qualification will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work in a variety of roles in the natural and holistic health industry. You may choose to seek employment as a western medical practitioner, researcher or educator, or pursue work in product manufacturing or pharmacology.
This course will also give you the opportunity to open your mind to ancient alternative health streams and allow you to connect with clients seeking unique care.
Wondering where a career in naturopathy could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Naturopath, Health Researcher, Health Educator, Product Developer, Practitioner Consultant.
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!
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