24 months
Duration
34000 AUD/year
8500 AUD/year
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About

This Bachelor of Medical Science degree offered at Griffith University, designed for high-achieving secondary school leavers, provides the opportunity for you to progress directly into our Doctor of Medicine.   

Overview

In your first year of this Bachelor of Medical Science degree offered at Griffith University, you will be introduced to the basic sciences underpinning medical science - anatomy, chemistry, biochemistry, genes and disease, law and ethics, microbiology, physiology, and epidemiology. 

You will also undertake a course in "Human Skills in Medicine" which provides you with knowledge and skills in communication and interaction with patients.

In second year, you will study these areas in greater depth and take medically focused courses in immunology, infectious disease, pharmacology, metabolism, structural biochemistry, and molecular genetics, as well as undertaking a capstone course (Integrated Medical Sciences) which integrates and applies the knowledge of basic sciences learned in your first and second years.

Career   

If you progress to the Doctor of Medicine, you will be preparing for a career in specialist clinical practice, primary care medicine, biomedical research and healthcare services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Chemistry of Biological Systems 
  • Biomedical Data Analysis
  • Cells, Tissues and Regulation
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems 
  • Legal and Ethical Principles in Healthcare 
  • Genes and Disease

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS- 058449K  

  • For applicants who completed secondary studies up to three years before applying and have not attempted tertiary study at diploma level or higher.
  • Standard academic entry to our undergraduate degrees requires completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8500 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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