Bachelor of Science (Laboratory Medicine)

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Laboratory medicine teaches you about pathology (the origin, nature and course of disease) and the diagnosis of disease.
If you're seeking a challenging career as a professional medical scientist, this course offers exciting opportunities.
Your first year is interprofessional and taken with students from other health sciences degrees.
The second year expands your knowledge of the cellular and tissue aspects of pathology, and the individual disciplines of laboratory medicine.
In your third and fourth years, you gain extensive field experience and focus on three of the following major disciplines: clinical biochemistry, diagnostic cytology, haematology and blood transfusion science, histopathology, immunology, and medical microbiology.
Career opportunities
This course can help you become a:
Medical Scientist
Forensic Scientist
Laboratory Worker
Medical Laboratory Technician
This course can help you become a Medical Scientist, Forensic Scientist, Laboratory Worker and Medical Laboratory Technician.
Why Laboratory Medicine?
Choose from six major areas of specialisation.
Learn in high-quality laboratories and facilities.
The only degree program in laboratory medicine in Western Australia accredited by the Australian Institute of Medical Scientists.
Includes 28 weeks of professional practice in a diagnostic pathology laboratory.
This course can provide a career path in forensic science.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Health Sciences


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.Completion of the Bang Tu tai or Bang Tot nghiep Pho thong Trung hoc (Vietnamese Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma) with at least 8.00 in the score for graduation evaluation, separate evidence of English competence is required. English Language Requirements: IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.
Other English Language Requirements:
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Box Hill Institute


Full Time (4 years)

A$36,700.00 (US$ 28,707) per year

26 February 2018

Curtin University Bentley Campus, Kent Street, BENTLEY, Western Australia, 6102, PERTH, Australia