The University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (major in Infection and Immunity)

The University of Melbourne

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

Through this major you’ll gain a detailed understanding of microbiology and immunology. You’ll combine the study of infectious microorganisms – bacteria, viruses and parasites – with study of the host’s immune responses, which are most often beneficial but sometimes detrimental to the host. You’ll learn how microbiology and immunology are studied and how they’re applied to a range of areas in the biomedical sciences.

Standard entry requirements

In your first and second years you will complete subjects that are prerequisites for your major, including biology and foundational microbiology and immunology subjects. In your third year, you will complete 50 points (four subjects) of deep and specialised study in infection and immunity.

Study information

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  • ATAR: 85

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