• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
The Biomedical Science with Honours degree at University of Tasmania is designed to provide students with the foundations necessary for research in Health Science disciplines, including Biomedical Science, and to gain greater expertise during two semesters full-time study (or equivalent). Candidates will be required to submit a research thesis on work undertaken as part of the honours course.

About

All candidates will be required to study a unit in statistics and data handling and another unit negotiated with the School. Other requirements for the Biomedical Science with Honours course at University of Tasmania include a literature review directly related to the thesis, and a dissertation. Students will be required to present their research work at a seminar.

This on-campus course is offered at Launceston and requires a minimum of 2 semesters full-time or part-time equivalent study.

Course objectives

The honours degree in Biomedical Science is designed to provide students with the theoretical and practical skills necessary for research in Biomedical and Health Science and to gain a greater expertise in various disciplines.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: We recommend that students living overseas apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students no less than one month prior.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Honours Research

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

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General Requirements

Applicants need to have qualified for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Biomedical Science, Bachelor of Science or equivalent.

Students interested in pursuing the Honours course should contact the School of Health Sciences. 

CRICOS: 039209F

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

Living costs for Hobart

  • 1204 - 2010 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

There are a huge range of scholarships, bursaries and fee discounts available for international students studying at the University of Tasmania.

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