Bachelor On Campus

Biomedical Science

Southern Cross University

36 months
28800 AUD/year
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The Bachelor of Biomedical Science offered at the Southern Cross University provides students with the scientific understanding of the structure and function of the human body and the interrelationships between health and disease.   


Together with foundational sciences, students explore the intricacies of human health and examine the pathological basis of disease processes by studying human pathophysiology, molecular genetics, immunology, microbiology and neuroscience. 

Students develop skills in problem-solving, analysis and interpretation of medical and laboratory data, as well as practical skills in laboratory methods.

Graduates of Biomedical Science course offered at the Southern Cross University may qualify for postgraduate degrees such as pharmacy and physiotherapy, or choose to pursue medicine or other careers.


Graduates find positions in biomedical, health, university and government research; hospital, veterinary and pathology laboratories and scientific sales; quality assurance, health departments and pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries.

Graduates may also pursue postgraduate degrees such as pharmacy and physiotherapy, or choose to pursue medicine or other careers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Physiology
  • Chemistry for Health Sciences
  • Psychology and Sociology for Health Sciences  
  • Science in Society 
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physics and Maths for Health Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


288 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 0102161   

  • For undergraduate degrees, the required entry score uses the Australian Year 12 qualification which is measured by the Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR). Each course is given an ATAR is an indicative score for entry into the program, based on the previous academic year. 
  • When assessing applications against the relevant Academic Standards, the University will use accepted educational resources, including Australian Education International - NOOSR, UK NARIC, University Admissions Centre Assessment of Qualifications Manual and the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre Schedule to establish the Australian equivalence of an applicant’s overseas qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National fee is Commonwealth supported  

Living costs for Gold Coast

1313 - 2310 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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