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bachelor

Degree

Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences in Workplace Health and Wellness

Course code: #WW411

bachelor

Degree

Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences in Workplace Health and Wellness

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $18,910 CAD

  • Application fee

    $75 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    65 out of 100

Options
Work placement

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 30-August-2021 2021-08-30

Overview

Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences in Workplace Health and Wellness

Humber’s Bachelor of Health Sciences – Workplace Health and Wellness degree program is a unique honours degree program, the first of its kind in Canada. You will explore various industry-specific areas including the most current developments in evidence-based interprofessional practice.

This program is multi-disciplinary in nature, drawing from the fields of leadership; mental, physical, and psychological health; business and communication; and knowledge translation. All combined, students acquire the competencies to develop proactive, evidence-based workplace health and wellness programs and health promotion programs. You will develop the skills to promote employee health, workplace culture, employee engagement and retention.

Principles of equity, wellness coaching, diversity, ethical and legal practices, and knowledge translation are the foundation of your learning. A team approach to learning collaboratively is key and is emphasized in the classroom. 

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$25,910

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,704
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,000
Tuition 1 person $18,910

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1. International Credit Evaluation (Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.)
2. Proof of English

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

84
21
listening
21
writing
21
speaking
21
reading

PTE

53
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

180
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Duolingo Language Test: Between 115-120
If your IELTS / TOEFL scores are insufficient, you can take our EAP program to meet the English requirement.

Academic background and requirement

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses: Grade 12 English (ENG4U or equivalent) minimum 65 per cent Grade 12 U Biology (SBI4U or equivalent) Four additional Grade 12 U or M courses in addition to those listed above Overall minimum grade point average (GPA) 65 per cent

Career opportunities

Growing research supports the benefits and return on investment for workplace health and wellness programs. Therefore, Canadian employers are increasing their interest and investment in these initiatives. Graduates will be competitive candidates for an array of health and wellness positions. Employment opportunities exist in the non-profit, private and public sectors, and self-employment. Industries such as manufacturing and production, construction, service companies, childcare centres, long-term care facilities, health education, public health, disability management, consulting firms, and many others are implementing health and wellness programs.

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