Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics Mid-Year Entry
This degree is currently under review and is not accepting new admissions in 2021.
Step into a new arena
Bioinformatics is a still new science. It exists at the nexus of biological research, statistics and software engineering.
Thanks to fast-evolving technology and advances in genomics and proteomics, bioinformatics is developing at lightning speed.
What will you do?
Our Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics covers the foundations of the field. You will:
- practise a range of approaches to managing, analysing and interpreting biological data
- explore DNA sequencing systems
- build research and project management skills.
Where could it take you?
This program might meet your professional development needs by itself. It could also act as a first step towards the graduate diploma or masters, opening doors to a wide range of cutting-edge career opportunities.
For those who are based in Adelaide, we will be offering a blended delivery mode that combines face-to-face with remote learning in as many courses as possible, taking into consideration social distancing and hygiene. All lectures will continue to be delivered online for the remainder of the year, with some exceptions.
For our students who are studying offshore for the remainder of the 2021 Academic Year, the University will continue to offer high-quality access to the learning resources remotely for most programs. This includes all lectures, tutorials and other support material. Students will be advised in advance if there are course components that cannot be provided in remote mode and, wherever possible, offered alternative courses. Please refer to the COVID-19 FAQ page for a list of programs where in-person attendance is required.
Choose your applicant type to view the relevant admissions information for this program.
I am a:
SATAC Code 3GC080 Deferment Yes - 2 year Intake February and July Enquiries Future Students teamGraduate entry
Higher Education Study A completed Bachelor degree or equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0.
The completed degree must be in the field of: - Biological Science,
- Chemical Science,
- Mathematical Sciences, or
- Computer Science.SATAC Code: 3GC080
Not offered to international students.
Fees and Scholarships
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I am a:
Indicative annual tuition feesAustralian Full-fee place: $17,500
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
Bioinformatician, Future Trader
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Last updated: Monday, 14 Sep 2020