Master of Biomedical Sciences

James Cook University

Program Description

Master of Biomedical Sciences

James Cook University

Master of Biomedical Sciences

The Master of Biomedical Sciences by coursework aims to promote and develop research in discipline areas such as Chemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, and Physiology and Pharmacology.

What is biomedical science?

Biomedical science is integral to human and veterinary practice. It looks at how the body works and investigates ways to treat diseases through advanced tools and strategies.

Students can do a general course or choose from three majors:

  • Aquatic Microbiology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Physiology and Pharmacology


These majors offer advanced level training in aquatic pathobiology, and clinical microbiology, and physiology and pharmacology, relevant to the domains of human and veterinary endeavour.

Your research topic

Applicants need to discuss their proposed research topic with an appropriate research supervisor.

Why JCU?

The School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences teaches this course. This is a multidisciplinary School dedicated to quality education and research. We have:

  • Purpose-built emergency veterinary clinic including operating theatres and radiology facilities
  • Anatomy and biomedical science teaching and research laboratories, including housing for small, large and aquatic animals
  • Veterinary teaching facilities in Atherton, Malanda, Townsville and Charters Towers.

Course Structure

Candidates will be enrolled in the time-based subject pertaining to their field of study


MR7207 Masters Research Thesis (Biochemistry)
MR7210 Masters Research Thesis (Immunology)
MR7212 Masters Research Thesis (Microbiology)
MR7215 Masters Research Thesis (Pharmacology)
MR7217 Masters Research Thesis (Physiology)
MR7220 Masters Research Thesis (Public Health and Tropical Medicine)

CROCOS code:059952J

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2017
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
1.5 years
Part time
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Price
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25,000 AUD
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Start date July 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
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Australia Townsville, Queensland
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Australia Cairns, Queensland
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