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Major

Biology

Diploma in Science

Study life processes and the structure, function, growth, evolution and distribution of living organisms.

Explore solutions to issues in the global agriculture, health and medicine sectors, and the management of sensitive environments.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for biological sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

44 in the world for biological sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

Meet the expert: Exploring environmental science with Associate Professor Ron Johnstone
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Meet the expert: Exploring environmental science with Associate Professor Ron Johnstone

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Meet the expert: Exploring engineering and computing with Dr Jiwon Kim
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Meet the expert: Exploring engineering and computing with Dr Jiwon Kim

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Disease or doctor: Which drives medicine?
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Disease or doctor: Which drives medicine?

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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
  • Laboratory work

What you'll study

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

  • Genes, Cells & Evolution
  • Global Challenges in Biology
  • Cells to Organisms
  • Biostatistics and Experimental Design
  • Ecology
  • Plant Biology
  • Genomics & Bioinformatics
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Advanced Immunology
  • Analysis and Communication of Biological Data
  • Human Anatomy
  • Systems Physiology
  • Biomedical Science
  • The Integrated Brain
  • Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
  • Molecular & Cellular Physiology
  • Human Biomedical Anatomy
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Microbes & Human Health
  • Virology
  • Molecular Microbiology

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