Bachelor of Medical Science

The course offers a basis for postgraduate studies in radiology, pathology, pharmacology, and other fields. It is also a preparation for graduate-entry medicine at Flinders and a defined entry pathway into the optometry program at Flinders.

Where can our graduates go?

Graduates may seek work as medical science professionals in areas such as biochemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology, chemistry, microbiology, neuroscience, physiology, nutrition, pharmacology and toxicology.

Potential Occupations

Potential Employers

  • Account Executive
  • Anatomical Pathology Scientist
  • Biochemist
  • Biodiscovery Research Scientist
  • Bioinformatics / Functional Genomics Officer
  • Biological Scientist
  • BioResource Support Officer
  • Cardiovascular Investigations Officer
  • Cardiovascular Scientific Officer
  • Clinical Data Associate
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Clinical Trials Coordinator
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Manager
  • Endocrinology Scientist/Technician
  • Graduate Administrative Assistant
  • Haematology Scientist
  • Health/Hospital Administrator
  • Histologist
  • Histology Laboratory Technician
  • Hospital Scientist
  • Laboratory Administrator
  • Laboratory Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Laboratory Worker
  • Medical Journalist
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Medical Laboratory Technical Officer
  • Medical Sales Representative
  • Medical Scientist
  • Microbiologist
  • Neurophysiology Scientist
  • Neurophysiology Technical Officer
  • Patent Attorney
  • Pharmaceutical Representative
  • Production Officer
  • Production Technician
  • R & D Scientist
  • Regulatory Officer
  • Reproductive Pathology Genetic Scientist
  • Research Assistant
  • Research Technician (Infection & Immunity)
  • Respiratory Scientist
  • Respiratory Technician
  • Scientific Officer
  • Technical Officer
  • Toxicologist
  • Trainee Echocardiographer
  • Trainee Hospital Scientist
  • Vaccines Account Manager
  • Australian Red Cross Blood Service
  • Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Clinpath Laboratories
  • CSIRO
  • SA Health
  • Flinders Medical Centre
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Hanson Institute
  • Jurlique International
  • MyGene
  • Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
  • Prince Henry's Institute of Medical Research            
  • SA Pathology
  • The Australian Genome Research Facility
  • The Bionic Ear Institute
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Therapeutic Goods Administration
  • Women's and Children's Hospital

Graduate Profiles

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