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MScApplied Biomedical Science

Tuition fee £11,700.00 per year
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The MSc Applied Biomedical Science is designed to provide a knowledge base in selected aspects of Biomedical Science, building on individuals’ skills and knowledge in allied areas that have been obtained at undergraduate level or equivalent. It seeks to equip students with critical and evaluative abilities and provide relevant knowledge and skills, combined with an ability to work independently, so as to enhance employment and career opportunities within biomedically-related areas.

This programme is not designed for registration as a biomedical scientist within the UK. The School has other programmes specifically designed for this purpose.

The aims of the programme are:

To acquire of a sound core knowledge base together with that of a selected, specialist area of biomedical science, so as to support understanding of current/future aspects of biomedical and related sciences
To develop relevant knowledge/skills in appropriate areas for identification and solution of problems
To enhance skills in the communication of information and research results
To experience completion of a research project that incorporates critical analysis.

Programme structure

Project (60 credits)
Immunology (15 credits)
Pathophysiology (15 credits)
Case Study in Biomedical Science (30 credits)
Applied Molecular Biology (30 credits)
One option from: Medical Biochemistry and Haematology; Medical Microbiology and Clinical Immunology; Cancer Biology and Cell Pathology (30 credits)

Career opportunities

The programme is designed for career and professional development within the field of biomedical science. It is also appropriate as a preparation for further study, for example at doctoral level.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States