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Major

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Bachelors of Business Management/Science

Explore the chemical basis of life with this fascinating major.

You'll study the molecular events that control all living things and also learn about what goes wrong in certain disease states.

You can use this knowledge in everything from medicine and health to agriculture, the environment or biotechnology.

Career paths lead to some of the most exciting and challenging roles in science and medicine, from working in laboratories, hospitals or government agencies to research and development.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for biological sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

1 in Queensland for chemistry

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:

  • Biopharmaceutical scientist
  • In vivo biology scientist
  • Vascular biology research officer
  • Clinical pathologist

How you'll learn

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

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Laboratory work
  • Seminars

What you'll study

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

  • Cells to Organisms
  • Molecular Systems Biology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Molecular Cell Biology

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