The University of Otago has a strong international reputation for biomedical research. The Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences with Honours (BBiomedSc(Hons)) is an eight-month full-time postgraduate programme which provides an excellent foundation for a career in biomedical research.
You will join your supervisor's research team and be based in their home department. Your supervisor and their team will provide training on all necessary scientific techniques.
The research focus of BBiomedSc(Hons) provides an excellent foundation for employment in a research laboratory and pursuing master's or PhD studies in a wide range of biomedical sciences.
The BBiomedSc(Hons) is a thesis-only qualification, comprising 85% research and 15% coursework. There are no final exams.
The coursework includes journal clubs and workshops, such as: