Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours), Bachelor | University of Newcastle | Newcastle, Australia
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Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)

12 months
43130 AUD/year
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The Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) degree program at University of Newcastle allows students to further develop their skills in Biomedical Science by undertaking a specific research project under the supervision of appropriate staff.


Students who achieve a superior level of performance in the Bachelor of Biomedical Science at this university or any other degree approved by the Faculty Board will be able to undertake the Honours program which is of one year's duration when undertaken full-time.

Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) degree program at University of Newcastle students will have:

  • Demonstrated broad coherent knowledge and an academic background appropriate for professional work. In particular, students will have demonstrated advanced and in-depth knowledge and skills in Biomedical Science
  • The ability to work independently and collaboratively to collect, analyse, interpret and organise scientific information effectively
  • The ability to identify, define and analyse problems using scientific method to form and test hypotheses; to apply statistical principles and logic; and to use appropriate tools for problem solving
  • Reported scientific findings in written, visual and/or verbal forms and be able to communicate a convincing and reasoned scientific argument at an appropriately highly skilled level
  • Applied knowledge and skills to work on a scientific activity both autonomously and collaboratively in a multidisciplinary environment with an ability to adapt to change, including new technologies and methods
  • Demonstrated awareness of professional practice in relevant disciplines, including an understanding, appreciation and respect for appropriate conduct and ethical practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Sciences Honours Part A
  • Biomedical Sciences Honours Part B
  • Biomedical Sciences Honours Part C
  • Biomedical Sciences Honours Part D

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


80 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 039702D

  • Academic transcript
  • Completion certificate
  • Evidence of English proficiency
  • Passport biometric page
  • For programs requiring work experience, a curriculum vitae (CV)/resume and/or letters of work experience are recommended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43130 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43130 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National students are Commonwealth Supported.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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