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Bachelor of Clinical Science

Macquarie University

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Improving lives and contributing to healthier communities is one of the most rewarding things you can do. A career in medicine, allied health or medical research is exciting and dynamic, and provides an opportunity to make a real difference.

The innovative and accelerated Bachelor of Clinical Science focuses on human clinical sciences and builds the foundational professional skills you'll need for a career as a doctor, physiotherapist, medical researcher or other health professional after postgraduate study. This degree has distinct advantages if you wish to apply for the Macquarie MD. Learn more about this pathway.

Areas of study

Anatomy, biochemistry, embryology, genetics and genomics, histology, human biology, immunology, medical microbiology, pathology, pharmacology, physics, physiology, professional skills and knowledge for working in healthcare and medical research settings, structural and functional neuroscience.

Career opportunities

Allied health professional, clinical researcher, health researcher, research assistant. After further study: dentist, medical doctor, physiotherapist.

Fees and charges

Visit the Macquarie University website for current fee information.

Admission criteria

Applicants with recent secondary education

Recommended studies: Chemistry, Mathematics Advanced. If you haven't completed Chemistry and Mathematics Advanced, you're advised to undertake relevant bridging courses prior to commencing your degree.

Guaranteed selection rank: 90.00

Other applicants

Refer to Macquarie University general admission criteria.

Student profile

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Further information

View all details of this degree on the Macquarie University website.

ATAR profile

ATAR-based offers only (semester 1, 2023)

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  1. This ATAR profile table is in line with Commonwealth Government transparency requirements. It is based on offers to recent school leavers (ie completed Year 12 in the last 2 years) who were selected solely or partly on their ATAR. Note that some institutions further differentiate this information on their websites.
  2. The ATAR values exclude any adjustment factors.
  3. The selection ranks include the ATAR and any adjustment factors.


– = data is not available.
<5 = less than 5 ATAR-based offers were made.
N/A = no offers were made on the basis of ATAR.
NC = new course
NP = Not provided by institution
NR = No reportable profile
NS = No Semester 1 offers
NN = Unavailable (other)
NO = Entry on other criteria

Student profile

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