School of Health and Society

SCHOOL OF health and society

The School of Health and Society offers opportunities for students to study in many areas concerned with society, including: Social and Public Policy, Public and Population Health, Workplace Health and Safety and Health Promotion.

Students gain valuable knowledge, experience and graduate qualities that will make them highly sought after by employers.

UOW LEADS GLOBAL ALLIANCE TO BOOST HEALTH IN MINING

After a year and half criss-crossing the world, UOW has officially formed a global alliance to aid occupational health and hygiene in mining industries around the world.

On 16 October, UOW signed a Memorandum of Understanding of Cooperation with the University of Antofagasta in Chile, the University of Witwatersrand of Johannesburg, North West University Sth Africa, Anglo American Mining and BHP Billiton Group.

UOW Leads Global Alliance to Boost Health in Mining media article

WHY STUDY WITH US?

The School of Health and Society aims to guide students on a path of education and self-discovery.

Discover your passions, learning about the science and art of preventing diseases and promoting health in the greater community.

OUR RESEARCH

The School of Health and Society conducts ground-breaking research into a variety of issues with the health and society sphere.

The Centre for Health Initiatives has received national media attention for its work related to reducing underage drinking.