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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2018 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.

 

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 Campus2227
Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus2232
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus14851672
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus25722523
Chemistry for Life Sciences12YesCHEM1239City Campus2227
CHEM1240Bundoora Campus1396
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus2372
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus2510
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1379
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

 

 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 112YesBIOL1177Bundoora Campus1354
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus1401
BIOL2371City Campus3097
Developmental and Cell Biology12YesBIOL2319Bundoora Campus3052
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 212YesBIOL1181Bundoora Campus1346
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus1383
BIOL2373City Campus3061
Diagnostic Microbiology12YesBIOL2416Bundoora Campus2091
Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus2374
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

Cellular Communication12YesBIOL2144Bundoora Campus3053
Medical Microbiology 112YesONPS2118Bundoora Campus2170
Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH1238Bundoora Campus1395
MATH2170City Campus1565
Medical Microbiology 212YesONPS2120Bundoora Campus2138
Bioinformatics12YesBIOL2254City Campus24052363
Immunology12YesONPS2388Bundoora Campus2557
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

Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus2554
Cardiovascular Biology12YesBIOL2145Bundoora Campus3054
Industrial Microbiology12YesONPS2116Bundoora Campus2155
Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus3059
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus2504
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus2517
Biology of Tissue Growth and Repair12YesBIOL2299Bundoora Campus3023
Applied Biochemical Methods12YesBIOL2301Bundoora Campus3439
Laboratory and Fieldwork Safety12YesPUBH1369City Campus1478
Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease12YesBIOL2200Bundoora Campus2686
 
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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 and/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

Gene Technologies12YesBIOL2184Bundoora Campus2249
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14841470
Practical Biomedical Sciences12YesBIOL2357Bundoora Campus3022
Functional Genomics and Proteomics12YesBIOL2267Bundoora Campus1999
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Select and Complete Four (4) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Head and Visceral Anatomy12YesBIOL2275Bundoora Campus2554
Cardiovascular Biology12YesBIOL2145Bundoora Campus3054
Industrial Microbiology12YesONPS2116Bundoora Campus2155
Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus3059
Limb and Trunk Anatomy12YesBIOL2274Bundoora Campus2504
Neuroscience12YesBIOL1131Bundoora Campus2517
Biology of Tissue Growth and Repair12YesBIOL2299Bundoora Campus3023
Applied Biochemical Methods12YesBIOL2301Bundoora Campus3439
Laboratory and Fieldwork Safety12YesPUBH1369City Campus1478
Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease12YesBIOL2200Bundoora Campus2686
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Academic Services Centre - City Campus

College of Science, Engineering & Health

Academic Services Centre CBD

Enquiries can be submitted via the RMIT Connect portal

Tel: +61 3 9925 2621

 

Program Leader

Asscociate Professor Danilla Grando

School of Science

Building 223, Level 1, Room K19

Bundoora West Campus

Plenty Road, Bundoora VIC 3083

Tel: +61 3 9925 7135

Fax: +61 3 9925 7102

Email: danilla.grando@rmit.edu.au

Timetabling

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

 

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