Course code: #465
The Master of Medical Biotechnology is designed for students who seek knowledge and technological expertise in specific areas of cell and molecular biology, which is the basis for modern biotechnological research and development.
What you will study
This degree will integrate your work practice skills to allow you to translate your skills into career ready attributes.
Subjects give an introduction to the basic elements of modern cell and molecular biology before proceeding to intensive training in current biotechnology and its application to the fields of medicine, agriculture and molecular biology.
This degree is designed through the lens of global perspectives in science where you will also be exposed to emerging technologies such as:
The use of drones, artificial intelligence AI, coding and virtual reality (google VR) in science data collection and analysis during your first year core subjects.
Tutorials and laboratory-based practical work is offered and you have the opportunity to explore new technology developed in the field of study.
Additional preparatory subjects focus on laboratory work and science communication skills.
With appropriate qualifications and laboratory skills, you can be awarded credit for these preparatory subjects.
|Cost of living||1 person||$7,344|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$13,000|
Due to the current impacts of COVID-19 on in-person testing centres, UOW is accepting Alternative English tests for 2022 intakes.
The requirements for accepting these tests are:
English for Tertiary Studies (ETS) is for students who need to improve their English in order to gain admission to undergraduate or postgraduate university study.
Length of study and hours per week
This course is 20-22 hours per week in class tuition for either 4, 6, 12 or 18 weeks depending on your IELTS (or equivalent) score and the score you require for university entry.
|Course||Minimum entry requirements for UOW College and UOW courses requiring IELTS 6.0 Academic (Reading and Writing 6.0) or equivalent for entry||Minimum entry requirements for UOW College and UOW courses requiring IELTS 6.5 Academic or higher (Reading and Writing 6.0) or equivalent for entry|
|ETS 6||Overall IELTS of 6.0 Academic (Reading 5.5 and Writing 5.5) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 6.5 Academic (Reading 6.0 or Writing 6.0 but no less than 5.5) or Equivalent|
|ETS 12||Overall IELTS of 5.5 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 6.0 Academic (Reading 5.5 and Writing 5.5) or Equivalent|
|ETS 18||Overall IELTS of 5.0 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent||Overall IELTS of 5.5 Academic (Reading 5.0 and Writing 5.0) or Equivalent|
A recognised Bachelor of Science degree that includes subjects in the areas of biochemistry, cell medical biology, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology or equivalent.
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