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Dual Major

Computational Sc and Biochem & Molecular Biol

Bachelors of Mathematics/Science

Explore the overlapping fields of biochemistry and molecular biology in a dual major.

You'll learn how to construct realistic mathematical models and simulations, perform quantitative analysis of scientific problems using computers, and much more.

Careers in this field contribute to medicine, the environment, agriculture and industry, providing a thorough understanding of the molecular events that control growth and development of all living things.

Highlights

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:

  • Senior research bioinformatician
  • Biopharmaceutical scientist
  • Vascular biology research officer
  • Clinical 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.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials

What you'll study

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

  • Introduction to Bioinfomatics
  • Genes, Cells & Evolution
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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