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Master of Medical Science

Experience specialist training and hone your research skills to contribute valuably in your chosen field.

Set for success

Five-star employment rate* *GUG 2020

Access the best

State-of-the-art facilities

Enhance your career

Increase your expertise

Location

Commencing

  • Townsville: February, July

Fees

$34,480.00+

+estimated annual tuition fee
Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

Duration

2 years full-time

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 Biomedical Science or Medical Laboratory Science degree; or equivalent

CRICOS Code

096262F

Course detail

Real stories

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    Student

    Elizabeth Brimson

    Master of Medical Science

    Everyone at JCU, from lecturers to technical staff, have been really supportive and shared my enthusiasm about my project. It’s been fantastic to have the flexibility in my course to let me shape it to meet my needs and goals.

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    Alumni

    Boni Sebayang

    Master of Medical Science

    When I wanted to study tropical health research, James Cook University was my first choice. I made the best decision of my life! Meeting and learning from JCU lecturers who write the journal articles that you read has been an exceptional experience.

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    Lecturer

    Associate Professor Donna Rudd

    Course Coordinator, Medical Sciences

    Our focus within Biomedicine at JCU is developing a scientific health workforce for the region and remote areas. We train multidisciplinary scientists capable of working independently to provide a comprehensive service and support.

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    Employer

    Michael Wilhelm

    Group Laboratory Manager, Pathology Queensland

    The JCU MLS graduates are one of the most highly sought after Medical Scientists for employment in Diagnostic Pathology Services. We have many JCU scientists working for Pathology Queensland over a wide range of roles, ranging from entry level to operations manager.

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