The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Health Care Practice is a 3 years programme. Graduates of this programme will be effective managers, leaders and practitioners in delivering holistic care. The focus will be the application of theory into practice as graduate demonstrate critical thinking skills in their leadership, managerial and practitioner role. The emphasis will be on emergency care, community health and counselling skills.

This programme has incorporated clinical placements which will enable students to gain relevant skills required by the Healthcare Industry. A research component in the curriculum will enable students to contribute new knowledge in the field of Health Care.

Programme Structure

1 Personal & Professional Development HBBS 1114
Human Biology HBMS 1124
Health Assessment HBSS 1134
Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia MPU 3123
Pathophysiology HBMS 1214
Medical Surgical HBSS 1234
Pharmacology HBMS 1224
Comparative Religion MPU 3322
Clinical Practice 1: Health Assessment HBCP 1314
Clinical Practice 2: Medical - Surgical HBCP 1324
2 Psychology & Sociology HBBS 2414
Critical Thinking & Reflective Practice HBSS 2424
Primary Health Care HBPS 2434
Hubungan Etnik MPU 3113
Clinical Practice 3: Primary Health Care HBCP 2444
Emergency & Disaster 1 HBSS 2514
Community Health HBPS 2534
Community Work MPU 3422
Clinical Practice 4: Community Health HBCP 2544
Clinical Practice 5: Emergency & Disaster 1 HBCP 2614
Clinical Practice 6: Reflaction HBCP 2624
Research Methodology & Statistics HBBS 2524
3 Emergency & Disaster 2 HBSS 3714
Contemporary Health Care Issues HBPS 3724
Entrepreneurship MPU 3333
Clinical Practice 7: Emergency & Disaster HBCP 3734
Occupational Safety & Health HBPS 3814
Research Project HBPS 3824
Management & Leadership HBPS 3834
Clinical Practice 8: Management & Leadership HPCP 3844
Clinical Practice 9: Occupational Health HPCP 3914
Clinical Practice 10: Contemporary Issues HBCP 3734

Entry Requirement

  • Higher School Certificate (STPM) with minimum GPA of 2.33 in two of the following subjects;
    Biology, Physics/ Mathematics, Chemistry.
  • A-Level or its equivalents with a minimum Grade D in two of the following subjects;
    Biology, Physics/ Mathematics, Chemistry.
  • Diploma in Medical Assistant or its equivalent with :
    • Minimum of 3 years working experience.
    • Possess current annual practicing certificate.
    • Registered with Medical Assistant Board Malaysia.
  • Diploma, (Level 4 of Ministry of Health Malaysia) in a related field with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • English Proficiency (non-Malaysia candidates):
    IELTS (min. 5.5 / TOEFL (min. 515 / 215 / 80).


Career Opportunities

Upon completion of this programme, graduates can work in hospitals and private health care facilities as Healthcare Practitioners. They can also be employed in Nursing homes, Mental Health Facilities, Health Insurance Companies, Medical software companies. They can also be Medical and Health Administrators in colleges and universities and other Health and Allied Services.


Awarded by
MAHSA University
The B.Sc (Hons) in Health Care Practice is awarded by MAHSA University, a leader in Medical and Health Science Education in Malaysia
Entry to Year Two
Students with a Diploma in Medical Assistant with a minimum of 3 years working experience and is registered with Medical Assistant Board Malaysia with a valid Annual Practicing Certificate may gain entry to Year 2 of the B.Sc (Hons) in Health Care Practice.
Clinical Exposure
Students of the B.Sc (Hons) in Health Care Practice programme gain valuable and much needed clinical experience in our panel of hospitals.
The Bachelor Of Science (Hons) Health Care Practice is approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia and recognized by the Medical Assistance Board , Ministry of Health, Malaysia.
Tuition fees for the Bachelor Of Science (Hons) Health Care Practice are kept at an affordable level, to ensure there are little barriers to a good quality education.