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Bachelor of Medical Science Western Sydney University - WSU

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree comprises three areas of major: biomedical science, medicinal chemistry and anatomy and physiology. The biomedical science major focuses on microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology and aspects of health. The medicinal chemistry major focuses on chemistry and biochemistry, while the anatomy and physiology major focuses on anatomy, physiology and pharmacology. Graduates of this degree will find employment in areas such as medical research laboratories, hospital laboratories and in pathology laboratories and be well suited for positions in the pharmaceutical, medical sales and various research and quality control laboratories, as well as further study including research degrees, graduate pharmacy and graduate medicine degrees.


Medicinal Chemistry
Anatomy and Physiology
Biomedical Science


Pathology labs
Veterinary pathology labs
Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
Government health departments
Medical sales


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Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2014

Positives: Variety of units as electives, at the time I could choose out of 3 different majors for the course , a lot of practical classes for hands on work , optional lectures to attend , campuses themselves were great and had facilities we needed as students

Negatives: Post graduation there's not a lot of specific jobs f...

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February 2018
Year completed 2022

Its a good pathway to get in to full medicine courses, however a large portion of its content was not directly related to medicine and medical concepts.

My advice to future students is: There's always another way to get where you want to go if your original plan doesn't work out

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