Australian College of Business and Technology

Diploma of Health Science

The Diploma of Health Science introduces you to the biological, social and cultural elements involved in health care.
The program is specially designed for students who wish to major in Biomedical Science.
The program consists of 8 units of study and can be completed over 2 or 3 trimesters.
Students who successfully complete 4 units under the ACBT Diploma program will receive Advanced Standing in the ECC Diploma of Health Science Program – Year 2 (CRICOS Code 092037C).
Students who complete the Diploma of Health Science will be eligible for admission to a range of Health Science degrees at ECU.
A minimum of 50% pass in all units is required for progression to ECU.


Year Sri Lankan Students
2023 LKR 86,000/- per unit


Diploma of Health Science – Core Units Pre-requisites
MAT1114 Introductory Statistics n/a
MHS1101 Anatomy and Physiology 1 n/a
SCH1133 Human Genetics n/a
SCC1123 Chemistry for the Life Sciences n/a
SCH1101 Cultural Studies n/a
MHS1102 Anatomy and Physiology 2 MHS1101- Anatomy and Physiology 1
SCC1226 Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry SCC1123- Chemistry for the Life Sciences
SCH1104 Introduction to Pathophysiology n/a

Transfer to ECU

Your Diploma of Health Science can lead into the second year of the below undergraduate degrees in ECU Sri Lanka campus:


  • Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)

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