Health Sciences (BSc)Wilfrid Laurier University
About this Program
Level: Bachelor of Science - Health Sciences
Discpline: Health Information Technology
Length: 8 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Waterloo Campus Campus
Develop scientific investigative techniques to identify and address complex health challenges for the purpose of improving human health and well-being. Our Health Sciences program will adequately prepare you for postgraduate opportunities in health-related fields, such as medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physiotherapy, public health and epidemiology. Laurier’s Health Sciences degree is designed for students who are primarily interested in pursuing postgraduate opportunities in health-related fields, such as: medicine dentistry pharmacy physiotherapy public health epidemiology As a Health Sciences student, you’ll learn scientific investigative techniques, critical thinking skills and core skills in applied health sciences. You’ll also gain hands-on lab training and other research and practical experience. This combination of skills and strengths will prepare you well for postgraduate study.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.