Postgraduate Courses

Graduate Diploma in SCIENCE (Biomedical Science)

Testamur Title of Degree:

Graduate Diploma in Science (Biomedical Science)

Abbreviation:

GDipSc

UOW Course Code:

650

CRICOS Code:

002508M

Study Area / Disciplines / My University Key Words:

Health & Medicine,Biomedical Science, Health Sciences

Total Credit Points:

48

Duration:

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

Home Faculty:

Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health

Intake Session(s):

Autumn

Delivery Mode:

On-campus

Delivery Campus

Wollongong

Additional Information:

Course Finder

course Description

The Graduate Diploma in Science (Biomedical Science) is a non-professional program designed to develop specialist skills in a particular discipline. Students very often undertake this program to strengthen their academic record prior to application for a place in one of the professional degree programs.

Subjects can be chosen from areas including anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, exercise physiology and nutrition.

As the program is designed specifically for each student's needs, subjects should be selected in consultation with an academic adviser and approved by the Head of Department.

Entry Requirements

Academic requirements, English requirements and credit transfer information are available from the Course Finder.

Course Requirements

The Graduate Diploma in Science (Biomedical Science) requires successful completion of 48 credit points of subjects that are designed specifically for each student's needs. Therefore, subjects must be selected in consultation with an academic adviser and be approved by the Course Coordinator. Students may choose subjects from discipline areas including:

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Nutrition

Other Information

Further information is available at:

UOW Course Finder
Email: smah-students@uow.edu.au 

Last reviewed: 11 July, 2014