Bachelor of Biomedical Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Develop an understanding of the breadth and depth of modern biomedical science from leading researchers in this area. Benefit from their knowledge of the latest biomedical science developments of vaccines, antibiotic treatments and stem cell therapies and put this theory into practice through structured research projects in laboratories. Students will focus their studies on the human body at the molecular, cellular and whole body levels, and the disciplines of anatomy, biochemistry and cell biology, physiology, developmental biology, microbiology, pharmacology and neuroscience. By integrating studies across various discipline areas, graduates develop a well-grounded, wide range of knowledge and enter a rewarding career in a range of industries. Students can use this program as a pathway to study medicine or allied health programs For more information, visit Bachelor of Biomedical Science at UQ.

Note

Students can use this program as a pathway to study medicine or allied health programs.

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)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.95

93.55

77.75

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

94.80

80.05

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Hospital and diagnostic clinical laboratories; biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies; health policy and communication programs; secondary teaching (with additional study).

Course Code
731201
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$8150 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Brisbane