BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

AWARD

  • Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science); B.Sc. (Biomedical Science)

LENGTH IN YEARS

  • 4 years

SEMESTER OF COMMENCEMENT

  • June (Summer), August (1st Semester), January (2nd Semester)

COURSE FEES IN BAHT

  • Approximately 450,000 Baht

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

  • Pass RIC English Language Proficiency Test; or PossessTOEFL 500 or IELTS 5.0 or SAT1 950 score

COURSE DESCRIPTION/PURPOSE

  • Biomedical sciences provide an understanding of human body and the way it works. These involve areas such as Anatomy, Biochemistry, Ergonomics, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology and Physiology. All students will be trained not only in biomedical research skill but also basic and advance knowledge in biomedical field. Graduates are prepared for pursue professions allied with biomedical research. The curriculum aims to produce flexible and well informed graduates with specific training in a wide range of biomedical applications of the basic sciences. The course will provide strategic training in the fundamentals of biomedical science and a unique blend of genome science, biotechnology and bioinformatics.

EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES

  • Completion of the course will provide the graduate with the skills to enter a vast range of health-related industries including: Medical Research; Physiotherapy; Microbiology; Health Informatics; Occupational Health and Safety; Pharmaceutical Industry; Laboratory Technology.

COURSE STRUCTURE

Credit requirements - 130 credits

  • GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (30 CREDITS)
  • I. Humanities and Social Sciences (9 credits)
  • II. Sciences and Mathematics (3 credits)
  • III. Languages (15 credits)
  • IV. Interdisciplinary and Physical Education (3 credits)
  • AREA COURSES (94 CREDITS)
  • 1) BASIC SCIENCE COURSES (17 CREDITS)
  • 2) MAJOR COURSES (77 CREDITS)
  • 2.1 REQUIRED COURSES (65 CREDITS)
  • 2.1 ELECTIVE MAJOR COURSES (12 CREDITS)
  • FREE ELECTIVE COURSES (6 CREDITS)
  • A) BASIC SCIENCE COUSES (17 CREDITS)
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BIO 131General Biology3 (3-0-6)
BIO 132General Biology Laboratory1 (0-3-2)
CHM 129 Introduction to Chemistry4 (3-3-8)
CHM 233 Analytical Chemistry3 (2-3-6)
MAT 141Introduction to Statistics3 (3-0-6)
PHY 135Life Science Physics3 (2-3-6)
  • B) REQUIRED COURSES (65 CREDITS)
CodeCourse TitleCredit
ANA 100Basic Anatomy3 (2-3-6)
BCH 201Basic Biochemistry4 (3-3-8)
BIO 132General Biology Laboratory2 (1-3-4)
BMS102Basic Knowledge in Biomedical Sciences 3 (2-3-6)
BMS 211Biomedical Instrumentation and International Organization3 (2-3-6)
BMS 214Ergonomics3 (3-0-6)
BMS 220Medical Science Organization and Management3 (3-0-6)
BMS 301Scientific Communication3 (3-0-6)
BMS 322Genetic Engineering3 (2-3-6)
BMS 323Bioinformatics2 (1-3-4)
BMS 325Research Methodology2 (1-3-4)
BMS 326Medical Science Innovations3 (1-6-5)
BMS 327Medical and public Health Social Sciences 3 (2-3-6)
BMS 328 Special Techniques in medical Sciences 3 (2-3-6)
BMS 341Seminar I1 (0-3-2)
BMS 400Integrated Medical Sciences3 (0-9-5)
BMS 417Practical Training2 (0-15-8)
BMS 418Toxicology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 442Seminar II1 (0-3-2)
BMS 495Senior Project4 (0-12-6)
BMS 497Cooperative Education6 (0-35-18)
MIC 305Microbiology and Immunology4 (3-3-8)
PAT 203 Basic Pathology3 (3-0-6)
PMC 331Basic Pharmacology3 (3-0-6)
PSO 100Basic Pathology3 (3-0-6)
PSO 102Basic Pathology Laboratory1 (0-3-2)
  • C) ELECTIVE MAJOR COURSES (12 CREDITS)
  • Students can select from list of course in each unit.
  • Anatomy Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 401Human Anatomy I3 (2-3-6)
BMS 402Human Anatomy II3 (2-3-6)
BMS 403Microscopic Anatomy3 (2-3-6)
BMS 404Neuroscience3 (2-3-6)
  • Biochemistry Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 405Molecular Biology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 406Enzyme Technology3 (3-0-6)
BMS 407Protein Technology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 408Applied Biochemistry3 (3-0-6)
  • Physiology Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 215Pathophysiology of Human Diseases3 (3-0-6)
BMS 409Exercise in physiology3 (3-0-6)
BMS 410Current Topics in Physiology2 (2-0-4)
BMS 430Applied Biochemistry2 (1-3-4)
BMS 431Physiology Instrumentations and Techniques 2 (1-3-4)
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 319Applied Microbiology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 320Immunology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 432Medical Virology and Mycology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 433Medical Parasitology and Vectors3 (2-3-6)
  • Pathobiology Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 414Forensic Medical3 (3-0-6)
BMS 434Tropical Pathology3 (3-0-6)
BMS 435Systemic Pathology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 436Hematology3 (2-3-6)
  • Pharmacology and toxicology Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 411Pharmaceutical Biotechnology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 437Clinical Pharmacology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 438Clinical Toxicology3 (2-3-6)
BMS 439Research Techniques in Pharmacology and Toxicology3 (1-6-5)
  • Ergonomic Unit
CodeCourse TitleCredit
BMS 421Occupational Ergonomic3 (2-3-6)
BMS 440Practical Ergonomic3 (0-9-5)
BMS 441Bio mechanics3 (3-0-6)