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You'll undertake courses designed to provide a strong academic grounding in biological sciences. You'll be introduced to the professional field of laboratory medicine via a hospital laboratory visit and basic studies in clinical disciplines.
The clinical disciplines of haematology, transfusion and transplantation science, clinical biochemistry, histopathology, cytopathology and medical microbiology are introduced in preparation for professional practice.
You'll undertake general pathology, molecular genetics and diagnostics. You’ll also study two major discipline streams.
In the second half of the year you'll complete 20 weeks of supervised professional practice in a diagnostic, research or reference laboratory.
This full-time placement runs as a cooperative education year. It involves both the University and your placement laboratory. Students may have the opportunity to do 10 to 13 weeks as an overseas placement.
In semester 1 you'll complete further supervised professional practice. On return to RMIT you'll complete courses in Integrative Pathology and Advanced Laboratory Medicine in a clinical discipline stream.
Plans are variations offered for a program such as specialisations, modes of delivery or location. Browse a plan to see the courses our students are currently studying.
|BP147||Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Laboratory Medicine)||Bundoora||Full-time 4 years, Part-time 7 years||074926G|