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DC173
Physics with Biomedical Sciences

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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435

2014 Points

435

Change from 2013: 

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Points History:

2013 - 420
2012 - 415
2011 - 420
2010 - 370
2009 - 375
2008 - 430
2007 - 405

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Biomedical science is the application of biology’s techniques and knowledge to solve medical problems.

This course is designed to provide a solid background in both physics and biomedical science.


 
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It is ideally suited to the needs of students who intend to pursue a career in physics and technology related to medical research, clinical services or biomedical industries.



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