Bachelor of Biomedical Science

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Professional Training Course
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Course Overview

Biomedical science covers the science underpinning medical applications, from basic biology to specific disease processes. Deakin's Bachelor of Biomedical Science focuses on causes, diagnosis and treatment of disease at the molecular, cellular and system levels. You will learn from both scientific and health perspectives, and will gain practical experience in the laboratory.

Who should take this course

The program is designed for anyone who is interested in biomedical science, given that they meet the entry requirements for the program.


Bachelor of Biomedical Science

Course content

This course is comprised of 24 credit points, including:

  • 15 core units
  • 6 major sequence units
  • 3 zero-credit-point units (laboratory and fieldwork safety, work placements and academic integrity).

You will have the opportunity to explore a range of elective units across the University. These may include studies in psychology, nutrition or animal behaviour. Exploring these different areas means you gain a holistic perspective of biomedical science and the many fields in which biomedical science professionals work.

About Course Provider

Deakin University aims to be a catalyst for positive change for the individuals and the communities it serves. This will be achieved by ensuring our teaching, research, partnerships and international programs are relevant, innovative and responsive. By pursuing these objectives, Deakin aspires to be recognised as Australia’s most progressive university.

Deakin University is proud to be recognised as an organisation that offers a friendly and supportive working environment. Our staff are committed to genuinely making a difference to thousands of people's lives by contributing to excellence in their education. We acknowledge the importance of providing a dynamic and diverse working environment and strive to offer variety in day-to-day roles as well as various career and professional development opportunities to assist staff to grow and progress their careers. Deakin University staff have the opportunity to interact with colleagues from a diverse range of cultures and professional backgrounds, all who share a common interest in lifelong learning. Furthermore, our staff enjoy the physical location and natural surrounds of our working environments, which they report as enhancing their job satisfaction.

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