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Bachelor of Laboratory Medicine University of Tasmania - UTas

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #26 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Launceston
3.5 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

In medical laboratories all around the world, bright minds are helping to diagnose and track the treatment of human disease – and bring new discoveries to light. This course gives you the chance to join their ranks.

Formerly known as The Bachelor of Biomedical Science, the newly titled Bachelor of Laboratory Medicine is the perfect degree for anyone looking to work in specialised medical or pathology laboratories. This degree is professionally accredited by the Australian Institute of Medical Scientists (AIMS), so employers will recognise that graduates from the course have been specifically trained for the industry – and are ready to be employed as medical scientists.

The three and half year course consists of six semesters of on-campus study, plus a seventh semester of clinical placement in an accredited lab in Australia.

This program is structured to build your knowledge in chemistry, anatomy, physiology, histology, immunology, cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, haematology, clinical biochemistry and medical microbiology.

With this knowledge, you'll be ready to work in diagnostic pathology or medical research laboratories, and start making your own contributions to the medical science field.
Careers

On graduation you will be ready to undertake an exciting career at the forefront of laboratory medicine. The opportunities are broad, including roles with...

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Additional Information

During the final semester of this course, you will participate in a Professional Experience Placement (PEP). This work integrated learning approach...

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Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Lecturers really push us to our potential, very efficient in providing content for our units. Furthermore students are very involved in class thus no one gets left behind in their work, everybody is very up to date with the material, another positive aspect is that it's very hands on. It's not just lectures and tut...

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