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Clinical Laboratory Science 

Murdoch University

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
Duration
33459 AUD/year
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About

If you’re fascinated by disease processes and diagnosis, the Clinical Laboratory Science program at Murdoch University will give you the experience and analytical skills you need to succeed in medical diagnosis, medical research and other health-related fields.

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Overview

Explore medical technology and work in practical laboratories on campus to gain laboratory skills used to analyse, diagnose and research human diseases. You’ll examine disease processes and learn the technical skills you need to handle patient material collected in hospitals, doctor’s surgeries and even forensic investigations.

By the end of the Clinical Laboratory Science program at Murdoch University , you’ll be able to perform clinical testing and analyse and report results. 

Covering human biology, cell and molecular biology, molecular genetics, and a range of clinical laboratory disciplines including microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and haematology, this major (along with completion of one of the recommended double majors) will potentially help prepare you for a fourth year of study and a professional qualification in Laboratory Medicine.

Your future career

A major in Clinical Laboratory Science will give you opportunities to pursue a career health-related fields.

Careers could include:

  • Laboratory Technician
  • Technical Officer
  • Medical Researcher
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Research Scientist

You could work in medical research institutes, diagnostic pathology laboratories, biotechnology, the pharmaceutical industry, secondary or higher (university) education, medical scientific supply, or hospitals.

Programme Structure

Courses nclude:

  •  Medical Microbiology
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Molecular Biology 
  • Cell Biology
  •  Medical Immunology and Molecular Genetics
  • Haematology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
73
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
50
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code:0101675

  • GCE A Levels:
  • Minimum of 6 points taken from the best 2 or 3 subjects where A*=6, A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1 (AS Levels are equivalent to half points e.g. A=2.5, B=2 etc.) or higher
    • International Baccalaureate :(IB) Diploma
    Total score of 24 or higher
    • Minimum Selection Rank (WA/ACT/NSW/NT/SA/TAS/VIC):

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33459 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33459 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.

At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use the university's Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.

Funding

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