The College Admission Pathway - WSTC Science Extended - Medical Science - Recent School Leavers

Western Sydney University The College Admission Pathway Code: A7260.1

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7120.3 Diploma in Science Extended - Medical Science

The College Admission Pathway Structure

Students must be enrolled in 7120 - Diploma in Science Extended - Medical Science to complete this specialisation.

Students must pass all Preparatory units (WSTC Prep) for which no advanced standing will be granted in the University degree program.

Students must pass 40 credit points from the following Preparatory units (Level Z) prior to enrolling in the University level units (WSTC) listed below.

Term 1 of Study

Level Z units

700230 Academic Skills for Science (WSTC Prep)
700232 Focus on Biology (WSTC Prep)
700231 Fundamentals of Science (WSTC Prep)
700287 Interpreting Data In Science (WSTC Prep)

Term 2 of Study

Level Z units

700043 Chemistry (WSTC Prep)
700173 Tertiary Study Skills in Science (WSTC Prep)

Level 1 units

700095 Biodiversity (WSTC)
700124 Scientific Literacy (WSTC)

Term 3 of Study

700122 Essential Chemistry 2 (WSTC)

** And two more units from the following five units (depending on which major students are progressing to):

700266 Concepts in Human Anatomy (WSTC)
700265 Food Science 1 (WSTC)
700096 Integrated Science (WSTC)
700098 Introduction to Physiology (WSTC)
700099 Resource Sustainability (WSTC)

(700265 Food Science 1 is to be studied in Spring at Hawkesbury campus)

** The recommended units to be chosen from the above five alternate units listed above for each University degree are detailed below: Students progressing to B Medical Science (with a major in Medicinal Chemistry or Anatomy and Physiology or Biomedical Science) must choose: 700098 Introduction to Physiology (WSTC) 700266 Concepts in Human Anatomy (WSTC)

Term 4 of Study

700125 Cell Biology (WSTC)
700155 Introductory Chemistry (WSTC)
700123 Quantitative Thinking (WSTC)

Students will graduate with the Diploma after gaining a passing grade in all of the above units.

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