Applied Health Sciences

Bachelor of Science

Actively shape our quality of life

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.

A special feature of the programme is the innovative focus on "assistive technologies" (Ambient Assisted Living), which deals with technical support systems for those who need help and the influences of digitalization in healthcare.

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
  • Location Furtwangen
  • 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 (ACQUIN)