- Department of Dietetics and Nutrition
Dietetics is a profession which applies the science of nutrition in the maintenance of health in each of the life cycle stages as well as to the dietary management of various disease conditions. Our 4 year Dietetics degree program equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to practice in any of the 3 key focus areas of the profession, i.e. Therapeutic Nutrition, Community Nutrition and Foodservice Management.
- Department of Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy is a client-centered health profession concerned with promoting health and well-being through occupation. The primary goal of occupational therapy is to enable people to participate in the activities of everyday life. Occupational therapists achieve this outcome by working with people and communities to enhance their ability to engage in the occupations they want to, need too or are expected to do, or by modifying their occupations or the environment to better support their occupational engagement. (WFOT, 2012)
- Department of Physiotherapy
A Physiotherapist is an important member of the health care team. We study the human body as it relates to movement, as well as how injuries, disease and disability affect all aspects of a person’s life.
- Department of Psychology
Psychology is the scientific study of human behaviour, which encompasses everything a person feel, thinks and does.
- Department of Social Work
Social Work is profession that promotes self reliance and self growth and celebrates the strengths and resilience of individuals, families, groups and communities.
- The Department of Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science (SRES)
The Department of Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science (SRES) provides students with the necessary academic and professional skills to promote health through participation in sport, recreation and physical activities..