At the University of Newcastle, we equip biomedical scientists with the knowledge and skills to improve health outcomes within Australia and across the globe. Your studies will provide a solid foundation in the structure and function of the human body and facilitate practical opportunities to collaborate in scientific investigations. Your courses will focus on how biomedical scientists unravel biological, medical and health challenges. Our graduates are equipped to explore a variety of exciting careers.
A Bachelor of Biomedical Science at the University of Newcastle will give you the opportunity to study a wide range of courses. You will be exposed to varying modes of study including face-to-face and online learning. We also offer plenty of hands-on experience in clinical laboratories and industry environments.
Students will study core courses in biomedical science that provide advanced theoretical knowledge in:
- medical genetics
These core courses maximize flexibility for students and provide a solid base of knowledge and skills in the biomedical disciplines.
Biomedical Science Majors
You will have the opportunity to choose from one of three majors to allow you to build your skills and knowledge in an area of interest within the discipline.
- Medical/Health Professional
- Advanced Medical Research
- Industry and Education