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Follow in the footsteps of Nobel Prize winner Howard Florey and kick-start your career in medical research with B Medical Science. You'll delve into genetics, immunology, nutrition, physiology, microbiology, biochemistry and anatomy to understand how the human body works. Learn directly from biomedical scientists and health professionals, who are working to develop new cancer vaccines or ground-breaking treatments for autoimmune diseases.
Students must maintain a credit average (65%) for prescribed subjects to remain in this course.
Areas of study: Anatomy, biochemistry, ethics, genetics, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, nutrition, physiology, psychology.
Career opportunities: Research-related positions in universities, hospitals, medical institutes and private industry, administration in health-related areas of government and private industry. Further studies can also lead to a career in medicine, allied health, medical research.
Practical experience: Final-year students complete Medical Science in the Workplace, a course designed to provide an opportunity for students to learn about applications of medical sciences in the workplace.
Honours: Available as an additional year, subject to progress requirements.
Fees and charges: Visit the ANU website for current fee information.
Course prerequisites: ACT: Chemistry (major). NSW: Chemistry. Students without these prerequisites may be eligible for entry, subject to undertaking the ANU Chemistry bridging course.
Refer to the ANU general admission criteria.
Guaranteed Selection Rank: 90.00. The Australian National University offers guaranteed entry to domestic undergraduate applicants. Visit the ANU Guaranteed Entry Scheme for further information.
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Courses are added and cancelled throughout the admissions year and course details are subject to change. Check the course search on the UAC website or the My UAC app regularly throughout the 2019–20 admissions period.
If no admission criteria is specified, refer to the ANU general admission criteria and visit the ANU website.
Combined options are available in a number of ANU courses.
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