BP293 - Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)/Bachelor of Biomedical Science

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RMIT program code: BP293
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)/Bachelor of Biomedical Science
Plan code: BP293SBDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 076962K

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

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

Credit transfer / recognition of prior learning
You may be eligible for credit or recognition of prior learning (RPL) toward your RMIT program. Please read the How to apply for credit information and complete the forms required. Please ensure that you submit this information by the relevant census date. Please submit your application through the RMIT Connect portal.

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Year One of Program

ONPS2334 Scientific Skills and Communication and MATH2123 Mathematics and Statistics are to be taken in your first semester.

CHEM1239 Chemistry for Life Sciences is to be taken in your second semester, along with BIOL2256 Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics.

Please make sure that you select only City campus offerings for all Year 1 courses.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus1302
Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1247
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus12361190
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus11721160
Chemistry for Life Sciences12YesCHEM1239City Campus1299
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1233
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus1260
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Please make sure that you select only Bundoora campus offerings for all Year 2 courses.

Note: BIOL2262 Genetics and Molecular Biology is only available as a City campus offering in 2019.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus1256
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH2170City Campus1198
Bioinformatics12YesBIOL2254City Campus33583314
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

There are currently no classes scheduled to satisfy this requirement.
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Science Project ONPS2186 Biotechnology group projects run in Semester 1.

 

Extra suggested Science Elective

Course BIOL2412 Protein Technologies is a suggested Science elective which you can choose as one of your four courses from the list in the second table below: Select and Complete Four (4) of the following Courses (BIOL2412 isn't listed in the table as it is a suggested Science elective course). 

If you wish to enrol into the BIOL2412 Protein Technologies course, you will need to submit a paper based enrolment form (Enrolment Variation Form) (because this course isn't available on your Enrolment Online).

You can submit your completed Enrolment variation form to the Academic Services Centre CBD (Building 10, Level 9) or online by the RMIT Connect portal. If you have any questions or need help, please contact the Academic Services Centre CBD.

 

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus12901285
AND

Select and Complete Four (4) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

There are currently no classes scheduled to satisfy this requirement.
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

College of Science, Engineering and Health
Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

Enquiries can be submitted via the RMIT Connect Student Portal

Building 10, Level 9, Room 1
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 9925 2621

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

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Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

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

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