The Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science is ECU’s largest and most diverse faculty, offering a wide range of degree programs that are informed by its extensive research portfolio. Our faculty maintains strong links with industry and engages with communities in the local, national and international arenas. Our state-of-the-art facilities ensure students and researchers have access to the latest equipment used in their field.
The Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science offers a wide range of popular degree programs across the following study areas:
Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Loh from the School of Psychology and Social Science, who was the recipient for this year’s ASPIRE University Professional Development Award.
Karen Stones will present a SIG Seminar on 31 July in which she will discuss social media and privacy and the potential for identity theft.
Dr Mike Johnstone will present a SIG Seminar on 7 July in which he examines the potential for cyber-attack on the systems that control traffic lights, highlighting key risks and suggest mitigation strategies against this form of cyber-attack.
"I’d definitely recommend ECU to anyone who’s thinking about a career in nursing."
"My first clinical placement was a very challenging and rewarding experience."
Speech Pathology student
Our faculty is committed to high quality research that contributes positively to our society. We aim to develop practical solutions to current problems. Housing two of the University’s research institutes and eight research centres, our research is centred around five areas of research strength: Health and Wellness, Environment and Sustainability, Engineering and ICT Photonics, Security, and Society.