Faculty of Medicine
Biotechnology and Clinical Research
Offered As: Minor
URL: https://www.sbms.hku.hk/education/undergraduate-education/bachelor-of-biomedical-sciences/curriculum
*Open to students of other Faculties:
Credits: 36
What is it about? The Minor programme places emphasis on contemporary biomedical R&D innovations, and introduces the frameworks in translating and transforming basic science knowledge to new products, processes or services. This minor also offers operational concepts in clinical research that ranges from study design and human research ethics in clinical trials.
Offering Faculty/ Department/ School/Institute School of Biomedical Sciences

Pre-requisite requirements and/or other conditions for declaring the major/minor Minor:
BBMS1001 & any one of these courses: BBMS2008, BBMS2009
For details, please check with the School of Biomedical Sciences.

Students are required to complete 36 credits of the following courses subject to the University's regulations on credit double- counting:
BBMS1001, BBMS2005, BBMS2008, BBMS2009, BBMS2010, BBMS3012, BBMS3018, BBMS4005, BIOL2409, BMED4604
Career opportunities The Minor programme is designed to educate and prepare future biomedical professionals looking to acquire knowledge and managerial skills in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Further information https://www.sbms.hku.hk/education/undergraduate-education/bachelor-of-biomedical-sciences/curriculum
Contact Telephone: 3917 9488
Email: sbms@hku.hk
* Note: Students pursuing curricula with major / minor programme(s) must complete at least one major programme from their home Faculties upon graduation. Disclaimer: The information mainly applies to students admitted in 2023-24 and thereafter. For students from different cohorts, the information is only for reference. Please check with Faculty/offering department for details. The pre-requisite requirements / conditions are subject to changes by Faculties from time to time, and students are advised to check with their Faculty Office in case of doubt.