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BSc HonsBiomedical Science

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Overview

COURSE SUMMARY

The multidisciplinary approach of this course provides excellent
opportunities to investigate normal life processes and study the
pathological changes that occur in human disease.

During the course you will:

  • Work in up-to-date, well-equipped labs which offer a modern
    working environment
  • Gain experience in techniques applicable to future employment
  • Benefit from our strong links with local hospital laboratories and
    international research institutes
  • Enjoy a multidisciplinary approach, allowing investigation of
    normal life processes and pathological changes that occur as a result
    of human diseases

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Pathology and physiology
  • Anatomy and medical physiology
  • Cellular pathology
  • Medical immunology
  • Medical microbiology
  • Clinical biochemistry
  • Applications of immunology and microbiology
  • Biology of diseases
  • Cellular chemistry and genetics
  • Human metabolism and genetics
  • Medical physiology and haematology

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Career opportunities

CAREER MANAGEMENT SKILLS

Career advice and career management skills are a very important part
of the course and staff from the Centre for Personal and Career
Development regularly give talks to students from Induction week
through all three levels of the course. Students are also actively
encouraged to visit staff at the Centre for Personal and Career
Development and discuss career options with them.

As part of the support lectures in the Research Project unit you will
have the opportunity be introduced to different career opportunities
available in the biomedical sciences, learn about specific careers and
forms of employment and more about opportunities in terms of further
study or jobs in the general area of the medical sciences. You will be
given guidance on writing a CV, interview techniques etc and you will
keep an up to date CV in your progress file.

Visiting lecturers who are experts in their fields of biomedical
science will also be of benefit to you as they provide an opportunity
to discuss careers and employment ideas whilst on the course and give
help with the IBMS registration portfolio.

CAREER/FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES

Career:

  • Biomedical scientist in a hospital pathology laboratory
  • Technical Officer in a medical laboratory
  • Roles within the pharmaceutical Industry
  • Research and development in government laboratories or the health
    service
  • Medical writing, publishing, medical sales

Further study:

  • MRes Masters Degree by Research
  • MSc a taught Masters Degree in a related area e.g. Biotechnology
  • PhD research into areas of Biomedical Science
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