Cancer Biology and Therapeutics

If you’re on this pathway you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the molecular and genetic basis of cancers and study therapeutic strategies, including pharmacological principles of drug discovery, for treating these diseases.

Structuring your pathway

If you choose to take this pathway you must complete the following courses plus the Biomedical Science capstone course, BIOMED 399:

Year 1 compulsory core courses

Year 2 onwards

*subject to approval for 2019.
**Biomedical Science students can only take General Education courses from Schedule O and EMHSS.

Other Biomedical Science pathways

Cancer Biology and Therapeutics not your thing? You can choose to keep your Biomedical Science specialisation general, or you can choose a different pathway.

Browse our other Biomedical Science pathways to find one that matches your interests:

Help and advice

For further information and advice, please contact the Science Student Centre.

Science Student Centre
Level G, Room G 20
(beside the entrance to the Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre)
Building 301
23 Symonds Street
Auckland 1010

Phone: +64 9 923 7020
Email: scifac@auckland.ac.nz