Home Home Home Sitemap

Skip Navigation Links.

Competencies and Skills

BSc Program

Competencies and Transferrable Skills


The BSHCS program will develop knowledge, attitudes and skills which address all levels of the above framework, and will cut across two major dimensions:


  1. Competencies for functioning in public health, healthcare, and community-based organizations; and health-related positions in public or private companies.
  2. A set of concrete transferrable skills and graduate attributes which can make graduates attractive to any organization – public or private, including:


  • Information technology
  • Numeracy
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving
  • Organising
  • Working to deadlines
  • Management and leadership
  • Negotiating
  • Motivating people
  • Making decisions
  • Research skills


Click here to view specific skill and competency sets geared to each BSc concentration.









Copyright © 1993 - 2019
Health Sciences Center - All Rights Reserved.