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BScGenetics and Biochemistry

Aberystwyth University
United Kingdom, Aberystwyth
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Overview

In choosing to study the Genetics and Biochemistry Degree at Aberystwyth University you will work at the forefront of this exciting discipline. Genetics has almost limitless potential to help understand and treat genetic disease and develop new medicines. Additionally, you will explore genetically modified organisms and evaluate their benefit to humankind. Building upon a foundation that includes key genetics and biochemistry understanding you will soon start to specialise into genetics, human genetics, gene expression, pharmacology, and data handling. Upon successful completion of the Genetics and Biochemistry Degree you will have the skills and attributes necessary for diverse careers that include biomedicine, forensic science, DNA profiling, clinical cytogenetics, genetic counselling, and food production amongst others.

This BSc in Genetics and Biochemistry will give you a thorough grounding in these complementary disciplines, their methodologies and their most significant discoveries. This course will also help you hone your scientific skills and prepare you for your future scientific career or research specialism.

Career opportunities

Your BSc in Genetics and Biochemistry opens up a range of exciting opportunities for employment and further training. Because of your expertise in genetics, you will be a strong candidate for work as a research scientist, a clinical molecular geneticist, an immunologist and a pharmacologist. As an expert in biochemistry, you may also choose to work as a clinical biochemist, forensic scientist, toxicologist or higher education lecturer.

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