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BSc (Hons) Biomedicine APPLY

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Level UNDER-GRADUATE
  Duration 3 years
  Tution Fees N/A

Get involved in the healthcare sector with this medically-orientated degree. Biomedicine is a branch of medical science that deals with the development of treatments for current and emerging threats to human health.

This programme imparts the knowledge of biochemistry, cell biology, genetics and physiology which are important for modern medicine and public health.

Graduates will develop fundamental skills in critical thinking, problem solving, and communication which are important skills to excel in the world of medicine.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

YEAR 1 

  • Human Physiology
  • General Microbiology
  • Basic Biochemistry
  • Human Anatomy
  • Basic Biostatistics
  • English for Life Sciences
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Basic Genetics
  • Histology and Histopathology Techniques
  • Communication Skills
  • Ethics in Healthcare Science

YEAR 2 

  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Human Molecular Genetics
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pathology
  • Medical Immunology
  • Medical Entomology
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
  • Social and Professional Responsibilities
  • Current Issues in Biomedical Sciences
  • Histopathology and Cytology Practice

ELECTIVE ( CHOOSE 1 ) 

  • Cell and Tissue Culture
  • Molecular Diagnostics

YEAR 3 

  • Haematology and Transfusion Science
  • Parasitology and Virology
  • Infection, Immunity, Inflammation and Therapy
  • Clinical Biochemistry Practice
  • Research and Publications
  • Internship
  • Research Project

ELECTIVE ( CHOOSE 1 ) 

  • Neurobiology
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Bioinformatics

Additional MOHE compulsary general studies subjects

Malaysian students

  • Islamic and Asian Civilisations
  • Ethnic Relations
  • Community Project
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A (applicable to students who did not sit for SPM or did not obtain a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu)

International students

  • Malay Language for Communication 2
  • Malaysian Studies 3
  • Community Project

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

STPM
Average B- or CGPA 2.67 (2 principals in two of the following subjects: Biology, Physics/ Mathematics and Chemistry

A-Level
Minimum 14 points. Minimum Grade D in two of the following subjects: Biology, Physics/ Mathematics and Chemistry

Australian Matriculation
ATAR 65

Canadian Matriculation
65%

Monash University Foundation Year
65%

Sunway Foundation in Arts
-

Sunway Foundation in Science Technology
CGPA 2.5

Unified Examination Certificate
Maximum 24 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs excluding Chinese and non-academic subjects)

International Baccalaureate
Completed with minimum 26 points (excluding bonus points)

Other Diploma

Any other recognised Diploma in related field with minimum CGPA of 2.75.

Any other recognised Diploma below CGPA 2.75 and a minimum of 3 years working experience in related field will be considered on a case-to-case basis.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT

IELTS or equivalent 6.0
MUET Band 5
SPM English A2 or A-
UEC English B3
O-Level English (1119) B3
Sunway Intensive English Programme (IEP) Pass Level 4 with minimum 65%
ESL/English Satisfactory level in Pre-University programmes, where the medium of instruction is English

CAREER PROSPECTS

  • Academia
  • Medical/Diagnostic laboratory technicians
  • Clinical research scientists
  • Biomedical scientists
  • Government healthcare policy maker
  • Medical and pharmaceutical product specialists

 

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