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Honours Degree of Bachelor of Applied Biology

Campus Waite Campus

Degree Type Honours Bachelor

Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code N/A

CRICOS 096131F

Honours is a 1 year program consisting of a research project and associated theoretical work.

An Honours year provides professional training in a chosen area of specialisation, providing the opportunity to experience scientific research first hand.

Researchers in the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Adelaide are international leaders in their fields, providing an opportunity for students to work at the cutting edge of science and technology.

During an Honours year, you will learn new techniques and broaden your skill base, opening the doors to increased job opportunities  Honours can give you a competitive edge in the job market, or if you are interested in further study, it is an important foundation for postgraduate research.

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    CRICOS 096131F
    Selection Criteria
    English Language Requirements
    Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject
    English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide
    IELTS Overall 6.5 Reading 6 Listening 6 Speaking 6 Writing 6
    TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21
    Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 50 Writing 50
    Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 169 Writing 169
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    Annual tuition fees International student place: $35,000

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    Laboratory Technician, Medical Scientist, Research Scientist, Environmental Scientist, Food Scientist, Food Technologist

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  • Degree Structure

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    To qualify for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Applied Biology a student shall satisfactorily complete the following core courses and research project:

    Core Courses

    APP BIOL 4050AWT Advanced Applied Biology (Hons) Pt 1
    APP BIOL 4050BWT Advanced Applied Biology (Hons) Pt 2

    Research Project

    Students must complete a research project:
    APP BIOL 4060AWT Honours Applied Biology Project Pt 1
    APP BIOL 4060BWT Honours Applied Biology Project Pt 2



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Last updated: Thursday, 28 Sep 2017

 

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