Honours

Bachelor of Biomedicine (Degree with Honours)

    • CRICOS Code: 073113J

    Course overview

    • 1 year full time / 2 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students
    • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July

    Overview

    Honours is a fourth-year program which advances your technical sophistication and aptitude for independent research, providing you with a platform toward clinical pathways, further research or a higher degree including the Doctor of Medicine. Enrol directly into real world, cutting edge research under the supervision of renowned experts.

    Honours programs in the Biomedical and Health Sciences offer a range of study areas to choose from the Schools/Departments and affiliated research institutes within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

    The Honours program in Psychology is an APAC accredited Fourth Year Program, which provides an equal combination of advanced coursework subjects and research with leading experts in their field.

    How will Honours help you?

    Investing in the additional year at University required to complete Honours gives you the opportunity to draw together your early years of study and add significant value to your resume. Honours is very different from earlier undergraduate years, allowing and requiring a greater degree of independence and flexibility that will help you develop the maturity and skills for transition to employment in a range of occupations and industries or graduate research.

    'Discover Honours' Webinar - 2022 Intake (Wednesday 18 August , 12:30-1:30pm)

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    The webinar will provide you with an opportunity to:

    • Speak to the Faculty Honours Program Director Dr. Chris French about the program
    • Hear from our students about their study experiences
    • Discover graduate pathways an Honours degree could lead you to
    • Learn about the application process including where to look for projects and how to list your project preferences from the admissions team
    • Find out more about scholarships
    2022 StarT YEAR INTAKE Honours Information Sessions/Open Days
    School/Department/
    Research Institute
    Date and Time
    Anatomy and PhysiologyTuesday 24 August
    12:00pm-2:00pm
    Venue and registration link: TBA
    Biochemistry and PharmacologyFriday 27 August
    11:00am-12:00pm
    Register Online
    Critical CareTuesday 31 August
    4:00pm-5:00pm
    Register Online
    Medical Biology (Walter and Eliza Hall Institute)Wednesday 1 September
    Tuesday 14 September
    4:00pm-5:30pm
    Register Online
    Medicine (Royal Melbourne Hospital)Monday 23 August
    4:00pm-5:30pm
    Venue and registration link: TBA
    Paediatrics and Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI)Wednesday 8 September
    5:00pm
    Webinar registration: TBA

    Wednesday 15 September
    4:00pm
    Onsite session at MCRI
    Primary Care (General Practice)Wednesday 25 August
    4:00pm-5:30pm
    Tuesday 21 September
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Venue and registration link: TBA
    Peter MacCallum Cancer CentreThursday 16 September
    4:00pm-7:00pm
    Register Online
    Medicine (Western Health)


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    Enquiries:
    Dr Nicole Stupka:
    nicole.stupka@unimelb.edu.au
    Ms Aloka Bandara:

    aloka.bandara@unimelb.edu.au