Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Science (BioSciences)

2 years full-time(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Semester 1 entry

Course objectives

To provide students with:

  • High-level experience in, and ability to conduct independent research in the biosciences;
  • Ability in reviewing and assessing scientific literature;
  • Ability in hypothesis testing, design of laboratory and/or field experiments;
  • Ability in advanced scientific techniques, data analysis and interpretation;
  • Written and oral presentations;
  • Potential to proceed to the PhD degree.

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Domestic fee place

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Credit/Advanced standing

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