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Field of Study

Genomics

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Genomics is the analysis of the structure and functional potential of genomes (single organisms to entire communities) facilitated by DNA sequencing and bioinformatics.

It involves the sequencing, assembly and annotation of genomes for comparative, evolutionary and ecological studies.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for biological sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

44 in the world for biological sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Gene technologies scientist
  • Bioinformatician
  • Biologist
  • Clinical genetics scientist
  • Geneticist
  • Genetic pathologist

Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Research experience
  • Laboratory work

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Honours Research Project

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Read program rules (PDF)

In Semester 1, 2021, we'll be teaching courses on campus and online. Delivery modes vary for each course and may change in future semesters.

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