Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (IHCAP)

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (IHCAP)

The Indigenous Health Careers Access Program (IHCAP) is designed to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student success in pursuing a health career. This program is the only one of its kind in Australia and provides a free one-month orientation course where you will complete the subject English for Academic Purposes.

IHCAP then continues to provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to better cope with the demands of university study.

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science focuses on training professionally-qualified medical laboratory scientists. It integrates academic study with clinical placements in medical laboratories. The course has emphasis on the unique needs of the tropics.

The Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (IHCAP) requires you to complete 108 credit points. This will take 5 years if you study full time.

To view your course structure and plan your subjects, refer to the Course and Subject Handbook.

Contact your Divisional Enrolment Team if you are studying part time or have applied for credit for previous study - your study plan will be different.