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You’ll study a number of general science courses to provide you with a sound scientific base. These include chemistry, biochemistry, biostatistics, human biology, and cell biology. You’re also introduced to pharmacology and toxicology.
High-achieving students may have the opportunity to transfer into RMIT’s pharmacy program. Conditions apply, please contact the School of Medical Sciences for further details.
You’ll gain more in-depth education and training in the major discipline areas of therapeutics, pharmacology and toxicology, physiology biochemistry and molecular biology.
The focus is on pharmaceutical industry-related areas, including drug research and development, pre-clinical drug safety testing, clinical trials design and management, and drug regulations and therapeutics.
Year 4 (professional practice)
The final year of the degree involves full-time placement in the workplace of an industry partner. RMIT has partnered with more than 30 therapeutic industry organisations, including:
- Bristol-Myers Squibb
- CSL Bioplasma
- GlaxoSmithKline Australia
- Quintiles Pty Ltd
- Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine.
Progress into a research-based Honours program is encouraged for graduates who perform well in their degree.
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.
Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Pharmaceutical Sciences)
4 years (8 semesters) full-time, including 1 year of professional placement
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