BP231 - Bachelor of Biomedical Science

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RMIT program code: BP231
Plan name: Bachelor of Biomedical Science
Plan code: BP231P10
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 068159D

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 

You will be required to purchase your own Personal Protective Equipment (including Laboratory Coats), as required for specific laboratory classes.

 

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Year One of Program

BP231 STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE:

1. Bachelor of Biomedical Science students (BP231) are to enrol in the Bundoora Campus offerings of the courses only.

2. Bachelor of Biomedical Science students (BP231) please only enrol into the Semester 2 offering of BIOL2273 Principles of Human Biology. 

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biology of the Cell12YesBIOL2272Bundoora Campus2217
Introduction to Biomedical Science12YesBIOL2320Bundoora Campus3284
Chemistry for Life Sciences12YesCHEM1240Bundoora Campus1394
Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH1238Bundoora Campus2729
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Medical Biochemistry12YesONPS2423Bundoora Campus2171
Principles of Human Biology12YesBIOL2273Bundoora Campus34272170
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesBIOL2257Bundoora Campus1539
AND

Select One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

You can select one of Histology, Diagnostic Microbiology or Clinical Immunology. These are prerequisites for different courses in third year (Histology for Pathology, Diagnostic Microbiology for Medical Microbiology). Keep this in mind when making your decision. These courses are also available as electives.

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 112YesBIOL1177Bundoora Campus2219
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 212YesBIOL1181Bundoora Campus2172
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus2221
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus2174
Developmental and Cell Biology12YesBIOL2319Bundoora Campus3346
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus3264
AND

Select and complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Histology12YesONPS2298Bundoora Campus3347
Diagnostic Microbiology12YesBIOL2416Bundoora Campus3328
Clinical Immunology12YesONPS2559Bundoora Campus34013265
AND

Select One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

In Semester 1 you must do Cellular Communication and in Semester 2 you must do Practical Biomedical Sciences.

You then need to select three courses for each of Semesters 1 and 2. We recommend that you take two of the following three courses:


Applied Biochemical Methods
Cardiovascular Biology
Head and Visceral Anatomy.
If you chose two of those three courses, your fourth course can be one of:
Medical Microbiology 1
General Pathology
Gene Technologies

We then recommend either two or all of:
Biomolecules and Cellular Regulation
Neuroscience
Biology of Tissue Growth and Repair
If you choose two of those courses the fourth can be one of the other three


Medical Microbiology 2
Integrative Pathology
Bioinformatics

 

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cellular Communication12YesBIOL2144Bundoora Campus3348
Practical Biomedical Sciences12YesBIOL2357Bundoora Campus2179
AND

Select and complete any Six (6) Courses from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Biochemical Methods12YesBIOL2301Bundoora Campus3374
Biomolecules and Cellular Regulation12YesBIOL2300Bundoora Campus3292
Gene Technologies12YesBIOL2184Bundoora Campus1556
Cardiovascular Biology12YesBIOL2145Bundoora Campus3375
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus3293
Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus3376
Biology of Tissue Growth and Repair12YesBIOL2299Bundoora Campus3294
Medical Microbiology 112YesONPS2118Bundoora Campus1559
Medical Microbiology 212YesONPS2120Bundoora Campus1542
General Pathology12YesMEDS1075Bundoora Campus3377
Integrative Pathology12YesMEDS1102Bundoora Campus3295
 

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Program structure enquiries

Students commencing mid year 2017 are welcome to "drop in" to discuss any concerns with their program or enrolment.  Academic and support staff will be available to assist. Staff will be available Thursday 29 June between 12.00 noon - 2.00pm in Building 201, Level 2, Room 7 (opposite the Science, Engineering and Health Academic Services Centre). Attendance is not compulsory. 

 

Academic Services

Science, Engineering & Health

Building 201, Level 2, Room 10, Bundoora West Campus

Plenty Road

Bundoora, Victoria 3083

Tel: +61 3 9925 7075

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Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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