Combine the flexibility and breadth of a science degree with the in-depth knowledge of a biomedical science degree. In your science degree, choose from one of the broadest selections of science disciplines in Queensland to explore an area of your interest or expand your career options. Develop your critical thinking, communication and quantitative reasoning skills. You’ll learn the scientific process through experimental design, computer programming and hands-on experiments. Discover the latest globally relevant biomedical research from leading UQ scientists. Apply for a research experience based in one of UQ’s many research institutes or centres, to put your theory into practice. On graduation, you are well prepared for scientific roles in research or industry. For more information, visit Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Bachelor of Science at UQ.
Archaeological science; biochemistry and molecular biology; bioinformatics; biomedical science; chemistry; computer science; ecology; food science and nutrition; food science and technology; genetics; geographical sciences; geological sciences; marine biology; marine science; mathematics; microbiology; physics; plant science; psychology; public health; statistics; zoology.
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English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C); One of Chemistry, Biology or Physics (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Research organisations, government, industry, environmental organisations and consultancies, hospitals, marine preservation authorities, financial institutions, education (with further study).
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time