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BScBiochemistry

University of Southampton
United Kingdom, Southampton
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Overview

From DNA to proteins, from single molecules to cells, biochemistry answers the ultimate questions about how living organisms work. BSc Biochemistry degree programme provides in depth training in biochemistry, with core subjects in your first and second year and opportunities to specialise in year three. This flexible course system offers a wide range of options, with a year out in industry for those who want to gain experience in an industrial setting. Teaching staff are actively engaged in research into the molecular basis of disease, genetics and the control of gene transcription, oncology, structural biology, DNA recognition and cell signalling.

Programme structure

Eight modular units are taken each academic year, four in semester one and four in semester two. A unit normally consists of two lectures a week plus a three-hour practical on alternate weeks. Practicals and other components of in-course assessment make up 25% of your final mark for the year.

Career opportunities

With a BSc Biochemistry degree you could be expected to find work in the following areas:

Biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry
Postgraduate research training
Scientific officer in medical laboratories
Teaching
Forensic science
Legal profession
Business management

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States