The University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (major in Neuroscience)

The University of Melbourne

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

You’ll study the fundamental organisational and functional principles of the nervous system, looking at the biology of nerve cells, neural circuits and neural systems, and how they impact human behaviours such as thought and emotion. You’ll also look at how perceptual and motor systems are organised, the importance of the nervous system in regulating the internal environment of the body, how the nervous system develops, how it has evolved, and the effects of injury, disease and abuse.

Standard entry requirements

In your first and second years you will complete biology and other subjects that are prerequisites for your major. In your third year, you will complete 50 points (four subjects) of deep and specialised study in neuroscience.

Study information

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  • ATAR: 85

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