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Course and Subject Handbook 2022 Courses Undergraduate Courses BBiomedSc - Physiology and Pharmacology Major

Information valid for students commencing in 2022.

BBiomedSc - Physiology and Pharmacology Major

Handbook Year


Major code


Credit point value

30 credit points for single major


Division of Tropical Health and Medicine


Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences

Major Structure


Level 1

Teaching Period 2

BM1003:03 Biomedicine in the Tropics

HS1401:03 Health and Health Care in Australia

Level 2

Teaching Period 1

HS2402:03 Health Professional Research 1

Teaching Period 2

BC2023:03 Molecular Genetics

PP2150:03 Introduction to Medical Pharmacology or BC2024:03 Principles of Molecular Cell Biology

Level 3

Teaching Period 1

PP3151:03 General Pathobiology

Teaching Period 2

BM3000:03 Advanced Projects in Biomedicine

PP3251:03 Systemic Pathophysiology and Therapeutics


Select 6 credit points of specified elective subjects from List 1

List 1

AT3001:03 Advanced Anatomy by Dissection

BC3201:03 Bioengineering

MI3031:03 Diagnosis of Viral Disease in Aquaculture

MI3051:03 Mechanisms of Infectious Diseases

MI3071:03 Molecular Analysis of Tropical Microbes

PP3252:03 Neuropharmacology