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Minor (2019)

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Title Pharmacology
Organisational Unit Medical, Molecular and Forensic Sciences
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Excluded Majors
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Recommended Majors Biomedical Science; Clinical Laboratory Science; Forensic Biology and Toxicology; Genetics and Molecular Biology
Recommended Minors


Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Specified Elective - 3 credit points

Select from the following:

BIO152 Cell Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal


BMS107 Foundations of Vertebrate Form and Function - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Core Unit - 3 credit points

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Specified Electives - 6 credit points

Select one unit from the three following units:

BIO247 Biochemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal


BMS206 Biomedical Physiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal


VET272 Comparative Mammalian Biochemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Select one of the two following units:

BRD202 Drugs in Society - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external


BIO367 Forensic Toxicology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

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