Bachelor of Health and Biomedical Sciences (Honours)

Study Area

Health,Medicine and Pharmacy

Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail



Intake Time


Standard Duration

1 Year

About the Course

The RMIT honours degree in the School of Health and Biomedical Sciences has been designed to equip you with a transferable skill set relevant for a future career in academic and applied research, diagnostic services, industry, medical marketing, scientific communication and many other STEM-related careers. It is a unique supervisor-guided independent research project with complimentary workshops in research methods and scientific communication appropriate to your chosen research discipline Specifically, the benefits of an honours degree are: Learn advanced problem-solving sills Develop science communication skills in parallel with critical and independent thinking Develop an aptitude for independent research and research techniques Gain advanced knowledge in your scientific discipline. The transferable skills and independent research experience gained as part of this honours degree are unique from those learnt during undergraduate studies. These skills and experiences are required for future higher degree by research study and expected for most academic and research positions. Many non-academic employers also recognise these skills as highly desirable in prospective employees. In consultation with the program coordinator and your potential supervisor, you will be allocated a project that aims to complement your skills and areas of interest.


Average Score


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking