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Medical Laboratory Science (Honours) 

James Cook University

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
34480 AUD/year
9700 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Be at the cutting-edge of scientific progress in health and diagnostics with the Medical Laboratory Science (Honours) programme from James Cook University.

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Overview

During this Medical Laboratory Science (Honours) programme from James Cook University , you will understand the relationship between microbiological, haematological and chemical testing in the diagnosis of disease in clinical and health care settings. 

Gain practical experience in public hospitals and private laboratories and build professional networks to graduate workforce ready.

Combine theoretical studies in fields including microbiology, histology, molecular biology,  haematology and transfusion science with essential skills in quality assurance and laboratory management.

Career opportunities

JCU Medical Laboratory Science graduates are at the forefront of rapidly advancing scientific work in diagnostic pathology.

Graduates pursue careers in public and private hospitals, laboratories, clinics, and government agencies.

You could find work as a medical laboratory scientist or continue on to further study.

Accreditation

Fully accredited by the Australian Institute of Medical Scientists (AIMS).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry and Microbiology
  • Biomedicine
  • Anatomy: Principles and Systems
  • Chemistry: A Central Science
  • Biomedicine in the Tropics
  • Anatomy: Structure and Movement
  • Chemistry: Principles and Applications
  • Health and Health Care in Australia

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
58
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 094675A

  • English, Maths B, Chemistry
  • Recommended: one of Biology, Health Education, Physical Education or Physics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34480 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9700 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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