About the course
The Master of Science in Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics is a 2 year full-time (or equivalent part-time) degree that provides students with experience in the use of methods and tools to organise and analyse biological data: statistically, mathematically and computationally. The course caters to a range of students including (1) students who have come from an undergraduate biological degree, by providing the appropriate mathematical and programming skills, (2) to students with a more quantitative undergraduate background, by providing the necessary background in biology and biological data and analyses. Students also have the opportunity to learn about, and apply, techniques in client engagement and the real-world practice of consulting. Finally, students will develop work on an original research project that builds on, and applies, their knowledge of quantitative biological data analysis. The Master of Science in Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics (Advanced) will give you the skills to pursue career paths in a variety of areas. These could include medical research, genetic testing, government policy, public health, agricultural science, software development and pharmaceutical development. The Master of Science in Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics (Advanced) can also lead to a PhD.
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FEBRUARY, JULY
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Qualification
Masters Degree (Coursework)
Duration
2 Years
Post study visa
2 Years
Cricos
096440D
English language requirements
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6
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80
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64
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The Australian National University is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia. Its main campus in Acton encompasses teaching and research colleges, in addition to several national academies and institutes.
ANU has seven academic colleges that house a number of schools and research centres that specialise in a range of disciplines - all relevant but some unique in Australia and their region.
ANU is regarded as one of the worlds leading research universities and is ranked as the number one university in Australia and the Southern Hemisphere by the 2021 QS World University Rankings.
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Ellery Crescent, Acton Canberra 0200 Australia

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The Acton Campus is well renowned for its landscape setting, with many remnant and planted trees and an obvious commitment to maintenance of open space. ANU maintains over 10,000 trees, including over 500 considered to be of exceptional significance because of their age, history or species and over 300 remnant trees predating European occupation of the area. The areas of Sullivans Creek and University Avenue are key features of the Acton Campus providing major avenues across the campus that contribute to its park like nature and are also nationally and internationally recognised features of the Acton campus.