The broad scope of the Biomedical Science degree ideally positions graduates wishing to enter a wide range of professions involved in, or allied to, the healthcare industry. This includes employment in hospitals, health administration, the pharmaceutical, diagnostic, veterinary / animal health and medical devices industries and many other related services and will have the opportunity to complete. Graduates may pursue biomedical research opportunities within universities, government and non-government based research institutes. Graduates will also have the opportunity to complete research based Honours or PhD qualifications, or continue study into graduate programs in medicine, pharmacy, nutrition and dietetics, medical laboratory science, exercise, and rehabilitation.
COMBINED DEGREES / FURTHER STUDY
To increase the range of career outcomes available many students complete a dual degree or postgraduate study. Popular choices for Bachelor of Biomedical Science students include:
* Bachelor of Biomedical Science / Bachelor of Health Sciences (Biomedical Science) with Honours (3 years full-time study)
* Bachelor of Biomedical Science / Bachelor of Laws (4 years full-time study)
Graduate outcomes include patent law professionals or biotechnology scientists
* Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
* Graduate Certificate of Biomedical Sciences
* Postgraduate Diploma of Biomedical Science
We offer a range of scholarships to help students with the costs of tuition. All scholarships, including benefits and requirements are detailed in the Bond University Scholarship Program.
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Students studying the Bachelor of Biomedical Science must complete 20 compulsory subjects and 4 core subjects.
Compulsory Subjects (20)
* BMED11-202 Human Biology
* BMED11-203 Cell Biology
* BMED11-204 Chemistry
* BMED11-205 Medical Chemistry 1
* BMED11-206 Microbiology
* BMED11-207 Medical & Molecular Genetics
* BMED11-222 Human Anatomy I
* BMED11-223 Human Anatomy II
* BMED12-208 Scientific Writing and Research Methods
* BMED12-209 Medical Chemistry 2
* BMED12-211 Neuromuscular Physiology
* BMED12-212 Cardiovascular, Renal & Respiratory Physiology
* BMED13-213 Gastrointestinal, Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology
* BMED13-214 Molecular Biology
* BMED13-215 Human Nutrition
* BMED13-216 Immunology
* BMED13-217 Pharmacology
* BMED13-218 Pathology
* HLSC11-102 Human Development
* HLSC13-750 Internship in Health Sciences or Elective
Core Subjects (4)
Students must complete at least one subject from each of the following four discipline clusters:
o CORE11-100 Communication Skills
o CORE11-101 Public Speaking: Presentation Skills for Leaders
Outcomes: To communicate effectively in writing, speaking and visual; to understand the nature of communication processes and sources of difficulty in communication.
Information Technology (1)
o CORE11-110 Information Technology 1
o CORE11-111 Business Applications of IT
Outcomes: To work effectively with contemporary information technology; to evaluate critically the current and future role of computing technology in the storage, retrieval and processing of information.
o CORE11-120 Cultural and Ethical Values
o CORE11-121 Contemporary Issues in Law and Society
Outcomes: To appreciate the foundation of moral, ethical and social theories and their relevance to issues of public concern and debate; to use theoretical ideas in formulating arguments about how particular issues should be resolved.
o CORE11-130 Strategic Management
o CORE11-131 Entrepreneurship
Outcomes: To appreciate the natural, dynamic and strategic positioning of organisations within their environments; to appreciate the nature of effective work in groups.