Unit Set Structure


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MABUUD  Biomedical Science Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

The biomedical unitset requires students to complete 150 credit points (ten units) and is customised for people who want to extend their biomedical knowledge and to enhance their competitiveness for a range of employment options within their field and to make themselves eligible for a variety of postgraduate master programs.


Students will complete a maximum of four first year units and at least two units at second year level and at least two units at third year level.  The following four units must be completed:

This unit set is available on Joondalup Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
Students must complete the following 4 core units:
HST1124 Health Communication 15
HST1122 Health in Society 15
SCH2204 Pre Hospital Policy, Ethics and Legal Issues 15
HST1109 Epidemiology 15
Students then select six units from the following:
HST2122 Health Research Methodology 15
SCH1111 Fundamental Biomedical Techniques 15
SCH1132 Human Evolution and Ecology 15
SCH1133 Human Genetics 15
SCH1134 Human Structure and Function 15
SCH1143 Systems Physiology 15
SCH2111 Applied Physiology 15
SCH2131 Drugs in Society 15
SCH2141 Advanced Biomedical Techniques 15
SCH2142 Forensic Genetics 15
SCH2232 Medical Biochemistry 15
SCH2235 Applied Microbiology 15
SCH3145 Biomedical Ethics 15
SCH3223 Medical Genetics 15
SCH3227 The Biology of Human Disease 15
SCH3236 Pharmacology 15
SCH3239 Human Immunology 15
SCH3244 Developmental Biology 15
SCH2226 Human Molecular Genetics 15
SCH3434 Human Reproduction, Development and Ageing 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013