36 months
25064 AUD/year
8016 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Find the human body fascinating? Then Bachelor of Biomedical Science from Australian Catholic University is for you. You will learn about the cause, nature, progression, and consequences of diseases, understand how they are diagnosed, and explore research aimed at their prevention and treatment.  

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You'll also gain laboratory experience in areas such as chemistry, biochemistry, cell biology, anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, applied pharmacology, genetics, microbiology and immunology. As well as offering a physiological pharmacology major on all campuses, students can choose between physiology and pharmacology minors; and in Sydney and Melbourne, nutrition and chemistry minors.

Students of the Bachelor of Biomedical Science from Australian Catholic University  will complete one specified unit of workplace learning, with the option of a second elective unit, with an external organisation of their choice. The unit will require students to address an issue or problem of a biomedical or related nature over the course of their immersion experience. The problem will be defined in consultation with the Course Coordinator and the industry contact, and the student will undertake exploratory work to find a solution or answer to address the issue.


Our graduates have pursued careers in:

  • pharmaceutical and medical technology industries
  • health regulation
  • health education
  • patient advocacy
  • consumer health program development
  • hospitals and public health

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cells and tissues: the fabric of life
  • Human Body in Health and Disease 
  • The Human Body 
  • Pharmacology 
  • Human Genetics
  • Exploring Problems and Ethical Issues in Human Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 084789G

Academic Board will:

  • determine the minimum entry requirements to be met for entry to any award course.
  • determine the minimum eligibility rank for undergraduate courses (See schedule 1).
  • approve entry requirements for individual courses in accordance with the Course Approval, Amendment and Review Policy.
  • ensure that the entry requirements for any course will be as consistent as possible across different State/Territory jurisdictions and/or campuses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25064 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25064 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8016 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8016 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • $8016 CSP
  • In a CSP, the Australian Government subsidises the cost of your course. You’ll pay the remainder, known as the student contribution amount.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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