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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BCMB20002) // Eligibility and requirements

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Eligibility and requirements


One of:

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
CHEM10004 Chemistry 2
Summer Term
Semester 2
CHEM10009 Chemistry for BioSciences
Semester 1

Candidates who have taken chemistry subjects at other universities may be accepted for BCMB20002 if their studies are equivalent to a full first year of chemistry with basic organic chemistry well covered. Contact the coordinator to ask for a waiver of the prerequisites (include previous chemistry subject details, the institution, the year(s) of study and the grades achieved).



Non-allowed subjects

Bachelor of Biomedicine students taking

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
BIOM20001 Molecular and Cellular Biomedicine
Semester 1

are excluded from this subject.

Recommended background knowledge

Level 1 Biology is strongly recommended.
A biomedical or biological practical subject such as

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
BCMB20005 Techniques in Molecular Science
Semester 1
Semester 2

or equivalent is strongly recommended.

Core participation requirements

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability

Last updated: 04 November 2017