Graduate Diploma in Bioinformatics
Campus North Terrace Campus
Degree Type Graduate Diploma
Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code N/A
The Graduate Diploma in Bioinformatics is designed to develop skills in a variety of aspects of bioinformatics. Students will be exposed to a range of analytical approaches and develop highly competitive bioinformatics, research and project management skills. Student with recognised prior learning in the core areas of the programme may extend their studies into areas such as advanced algorithms, analysis of 'big data' and IT commercialisation.
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Mid-year entry Subject to availability Intake February and July Enquiries Ask AdelaideGraduate entry only
Graduate Entry A completed Bachelor degree or equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0
The completed degree must be in the field of either Mathematical, Computer or Natural Sciences (or equivalent).
In addition, at least the following courses (or equivalent) must have been completed: - Maths 1A and Maths 1B,
- Introduction to Programming,
- Introduction to Biology/Biochemistry/Chemistry/Physics.
CRICOS 092946K Intake February and July
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 6.5 Writing 6.5 TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 22 Writing 24 Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 58 Writing 58 Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 176 Writing 176 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
Tertiary Qualifications Bachelor degree or equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0. Degree must be in either Mathematical, Computer or Natural Science or equivalent, with at least the following courses completed (or equivalent): - Maths 1A and Maths 1B
- Introduction to programming
- Introduction to Biology/Biochemistry/Chemistry/Physics
Fees and Scholarships
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Annual tuition feesAustralian Full-fee place: $29,000
Annual tuition fees International student place: $38,500
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
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Last updated: Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017