HKUMed UG Prospectus 2022

Programme Features The BBiomedSc curriculum is designed with a good balance of structure and flexibility, allowing students to plan their study according to their individual interests. The focus of the Biomedical Sciences core courses is to cover: Students are required to complete a total of 240 credits of courses in the four-year curriculum, of which 96 credits are Biomedical Sciences major courses, 36 credits are Common Core courses, and 18 credits are Language Enhancement courses. The remaining 90 credits are for minors and electives. ࠮ The structures and functions of the human body and the processes that are essential to life. ࠮ The basic principles of the processes, mechanisms, patterns of diseases and concepts of diagnostics and therapeutics, and essential analytical methodologies and state-of-the-art contemporary information technology in the field of biomedical sciences. As a student of biomedical sciences here at the University of Hong Kong, you will be equipped with core and broad knowledge of the biomedical disciplines, preparing you for the challenges in contemporary and innovative health delivery and research. Professor Danny Chan Director, School of Biomedical Sciences 3