Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Radiations)Entry requirements
Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact Info Corner for more information.
Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
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You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 or an equivalent senior secondary school qualification with a minimum average of 65%.
For information on international qualifications and corresponding entry requirements that are equivalent to an Australian Year 12, see the Entry requirements by country web page.
Equivalent qualifications may also include completion of the RMIT Foundation Studies program or a recognised post secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades.
Radiation Therapy and Medical Imaging:
Current Year 12 prerequisites units 1 and 2 or units 3 and 4 – Biology or Chemistry, and units 3 and 4 – and a study score of at least 20 in one of Mathematical Methods (CAS) or Specialist Mathematics; and a study score of at least 25 in any English (except EAL) or at least 30 in English (EAL).
Current Year 12 prerequisites units 3 and 4 – a study score of at least 20 in one of Mathematical Methods (CAS) or Specialist Mathematics, and Chemistry; and a study score of at least 25 in any English (except EAL) or at least 30 in English (EAL).
All VCE Extend courses are applicable as course credit towards your undergraduate studies at RMIT. This means you can choose whether you finish your undergraduate studies earlier, reduce your study load or take up exchange and internship opportunities and still finish your degree at the same time as your friends!
RMIT’s VCE extension courses are taught in state of the art facilities. Many of our VCE Extend programs are offered both on campus and online. If you live regionally - or can’t make it onto campus - you can make VCE Extend work to your timetable.
The VCE Extend program is accredited by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessments Authority as part of their Higher Education Studies program.
Ready to apply
Applicants need to complete the RMIT application and provide the following supporting documentation by Monday 5 December:
- VCE Extend: School and parent endorsement form (PDF 577 KB)
- Year 11 semester one school report
- VASS full details report
- Copy your of passport or birth certificate
You will be contacted directly regarding your semester two school report and any Unit 3 and 4 study scores.
RMIT charges you no fees for your VCE Extend courses.
The 2017 timetable will be available in late November Please note that timetables are subject to change.
Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy streams
Higher Mathematics & Biology or Chemistry; or
VCE Units 1 and 2 or 3 and 4 in Chemistry or Biology & VCE Units 3 and 4 in Mathematical Methods (CAS) or Specialist Mathematics, with a study score of at least 20.
Nuclear Medicine stream
Higher Mathematics and Chemistry
VCE Units 3 and 4 in Mathematical Methods (CAS) or Specialist Mathematics and Chemistry, with a study score of at least 20.
VTAC applicants: must complete and submit a supplementary information form.
All other applicants: must complete a supplementary information form as part of their application.
Optional: Applicants may choose to undertake a site visit. Please download and print the site visit form for signature when you register online.
English language requirements
- IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 7.0 (with no individual band below 6.5)
- TOEFL (Paper Based Test): minimum score of 600 (TWE 5.0)
- TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 100 (with minimum of 24 in writing and 22 in all other sections)
- Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 65 (with no communication band less than 58)
- Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 185 with no less than 176 in any component.
For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit English language requirements and equivalency information.
Don't meet the English language test scores? Complete an Advanced Plus Certificate at RMIT English Worldwide.
Can I complete this program?
In order to complete this program, students are required to meet the inherent requirements.
About inherent requirements
This information is provided to inform you about:
- the types of activities which you may reasonably expect to undertake throughout your program
- the non-academic abilities you may need for these activities.
The description of inherent requirements below will help you to:
- understand more about each program
- determine if you may need support during your program
- make an informed decision about the suitability of various programs
If there are any activities outlined which may be difficult for you to undertake, please discuss this with your program co-ordinator, program manager or the Disability Liaison Unit.
RMIT is committed to supporting diversity and inclusion. We support students with a disability, long term illness and/or mental health condition by making reasonable adjustments to our teaching and learning, assessment, professional experience and Work Integrated Learning (WIL) placement activities to enable students to participate fully.
In order to receive adjustments, you need to register with the Disability Liaison Unit (DLU).
When you successfully complete the Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Radiations) you may be eligible for entry to the Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours).