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Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Bachelor of Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

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.

Majors

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.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

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)

OP/Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of OP/Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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Highest OP/Rank to receive an offer

Median OP/Rank to receive an offer

Lowest OP/Rank to receive an offer

OP/Rank excluding adjustment factors

1/99

5/93

9/82

OP/Rank including adjustment factors

1/99

5/93

7/87

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of OP/Rank

Admitted where both OP/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and OP/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

N/P#

<5*

0

38

0

0

<5*

50

Percentage of all students

N/P#

<5*

0.0%

76.0%

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

Research organisations, government, industry, environmental organisations and consultancies, hospitals, marine preservation authorities, financial institutions, education (with further study).

Course Code
731211
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$9010 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Science
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane
 
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