Bachelor of Health Sciences in Disability and Chronic Illness Program By Carleton University |Top Universities

Bachelor of Health Sciences in Disability and Chronic Illness

Bachelor of Health Sciences in Disability and Chronic Illness

  • QS World University Rankings
    601-650
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
Carleton’s Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) is a wide-ranging and career-focused program that will provide you with the skills required to succeed in the rapidly changing worlds of medicine, biomedical research and healthcare research. This concentration is unique to Carleton. It introduces you to the biomedical, social and psychological basis of chronic illnesses and explores treatment strategies to enable productive and healthy lives. Chronic illnesses and disabilities affect the quality of life of a large number of people and include heart disease, cancer, chronic pain conditions, mental health problems and physical disabilities. You will learn about biomedical, cognitive and technological advances, as well as the ethical dilemmas affecting intervention and treatment.