Applied Health Sciences Bachelor (I6412)

Applied Health Sciences

Bachelor of Science

Promote health and quality of life

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Health Sciences or Public Health deals with the physical, psychological, social and economic conditions of health in the general public and the organization of healthcare.

Do you have an interest in healthcare-related topics and want to be able to promote a healthier lifestyle in various sectors of society? Would you like to become involved in shaping our healthcare system within the framework conditions of health policy, or are you interested in management tasks and could imagine yourself working for a health authority or in a similar area? Then the Health Sciences programme is the right one for you!

Good reasons to study Applied Health Sciences

  • Interdisciplinary programme with broad academic coverage of basic courses and various specialization options
  • Modern programme oriented towards current developments
  • Sought-after expertise at the interfaces of medicine/nursing, man/technology, health/economy and health/society
  • Highly practical programme due to practicals, labs and large amount of project work
  • Extensive cooperation with companies and various healthcare institutions
  • Attractive career perspectives in the growth market of healthcare
  • Varied career pathways in organizations, healthcare institutions, local government, social insurance and health insurance companies
  • ECTS 210 ECTS
  • Programme duration 7 Semesters
  • Campus Furtwangen Campus
  • Faculty Health, Safety, Society
  • Programme begins Winter semester (October), Summer semester (March)
  • Application deadline 15 July (winter semester), 15 January (summer semester)
  • Entry requirements University entrance qualification
  • Teaching Language German
  • Accreditation Yes (accredited through the university system accreditation)

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The qualifying semester (not only) for international students

If you are interested in this degree programme but you do not yet have CEF C1 level proficiency in German, or perhaps do not have a certificate of German proficiency (e.g. TestDaF, DSH), you can bring your language skills up to the level required to study with us in our one semester HFU.Prep programme. Click here for more information on the Internal link opens in the same window:HFU.Prep language preparatory course.


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