Modern Languages and Biomedical Science
The combined Bachelor of Modern Languages and Bachelor of Biomedical Science will enable you to develop high levels of competency in one language and functional levels of competency in a second language, while equipping you with the practical skills and essential knowledge to impact the health of people and populations.
You'll be taught by world-class researchers in cutting-edge laboratories and tutorial rooms at UWA's main campus and at the Queen Elizabeth II hospital campus as well as have access to a wide range of international exchange programs.
- Course code
- TISC code
- CRICOS code
- February and July
- 4 years
- Minimum ATAR or equivalent
- 82 ATAR
- English Language Competence and any prerequisites indicated against your chosen individual majors.
- Applicants presenting with IELTS Academic require an overall score of at least 7.5 and no band less than 7.0
Related study areas
Why study this course?
UWA offers the largest range of languages of any WA university, and more than most in Australia. Our unique Bachelor of Modern Languages enables you to achieve a high level of competency in one language and functional levels of competency in a second language in the four macro skills of reading, listening, speaking, and writing.
The Bachelor of Biomedical Science is a practical, flexible degree which offers students the opportunity to study a range of health-focused subjects ranging from biochemistry to pathology, infectious diseases to exercise science, genetics to anatomy and physiology, and neuroscience to indigenous public health.
You will graduate with two qualifications, having cut two years off the time it takes you to study two degrees.
What will I learn?
You will become fluent in one language and achieve a functional level of competency in a second language, while developing expertise in biomedical science with a specific focus on a selected biomedical discipline.
You will combine:
One of the following majors from the Bachelor of Modern Languages:
With one of the following majors from the Bachelor of Biomedical Science:
And a minor in one of the following languages: