Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science

QUT

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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Medical laboratory scientists perform tests on human and veterinary specimens including blood, bodily fluids, stool, urine, tissue biopsies and more. They are skilled in interpreting and analysing these specimens to identify blood diseases, viruses and parasites, immunity disorders, evidence of toxins and poisons, genetic mutations, plus much more. The results of these tests are then used by health professionals to diagnose 100 per cent of cancers as well as contribute to 70 per cent of all clinical decisions including choice of treatment.
Careers

Biochemist
Cytologist
Hospital Scientist
Medical Scientist
Microbiologist
Molecular Diagnostics
Pathology Scientist
Research Scientist

Additional Information

During this course, you will complete a 12-week professional placement where you will work alongside practising medical scientists and clinical res...

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