• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
If the complexity of human form and function has always fascinated you, then the Bachelor of Biomedical Science at University of Canberra will help set you up for a career where broad scientific knowledge of human body, and all its intricacies, is needed. 

About

Study a Bachelor of Biomedical Science at University of Canberra and you will:

  • learn how the human body functions at all levels
  • apply your knowledge of health and disease to real-life situations
  • discover how humans interact with and respond to their environment
  • span a wide range of scientific disciplines including biology, chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, human anatomy and physiology, pathobiology, data analysis and genetics
  • develop proficiency and experience in biomedical science laboratory skills for application in a wide variety of research laboratories
  • enjoy the flexibility of choosing from other electives including psychology, ecology, sports science, sociology, management, computer programming, law and foreign languages.

Career opportunities

  • Allied health technician
  • Biological scientist
  • Laboratory technician
  • Pathology technician
  • Research scientist
  • Research officer
  • Science educator

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts in Biology
  • Systemic Anatomy and Physiology
  • Human Physiology and the Lifecycle
  • Advanced Physiology
  • Pathobiology 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    60

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • ACT: Biology and/or Chemistry major(s) plus Mathematical Methods major. NSW: Biology and/or Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • CRICOS Code: 078920D

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Canberra

  • 1425 - 2510 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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